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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 653.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Holden Furber The Colebrooke-Cameron Papers: Documents on British Colonial Policy in Ceylon, 1796–1833 . Ed. G. C. Mendis . New York : Oxford University Press , 1957 . 2 vols. lxiv, 393 , vii, 416. Tables, Maps, Index. $18.30. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 653–655.
Published: 01 August 1958
... in Ceylon, 1796-1833. Ed. G. C. MENDIS. New York: Oxford University Press, 1957. 2 vols. lxiv, 393, vii, 416. Tables, Maps, Index. r $18.30. In the 1820's, thanks to the operation of official bureaucratic routine, Ceylon was brought within the purview of the Commission of Enquiry primarily intended...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (5): 774–775.
Published: 01 September 1958
.... London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1957. xxvii, 387 p. "Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs." HOSKING, J. S. Building materials used in Ceylon. Bulletin of the Ceylon Geographical Society 9 (July-Dec. 1955), 64-67. MENDIS, GARRETT CHAMPNESS. Ceylon today...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 463–476.
Published: 01 August 1961
.... , “ The Central School Commission, 1841–1848 ,” JCRAS , XXXI , No. 83 , 488 – 509 . Reference is to p. 495. 41 Mendis C. G. , “ Adult Franchise and Educational Reform ,” UCR , II (October 1944 ), 37 – 43 . 42 Regarding educational history and problems in Ceylon, I am deeply...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (5): 249–252.
Published: 01 September 1968
... 7998. MENDIS, GARRETT CHAMPNESS. Problems of Ceylon history. Colombo, Colombo Apothecaries [1966? ] 87 p. 7999. VIMALANADA, TENNAKOON. The child hero Books of Ceylon; the story of Sri Wickrama Rajasingha's vengeance on Eheylepola Kumari- 7986. D E SILVA, K. M. Social policy and missionary organizations...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 527–528.
Published: 01 May 1967
... collections of source materials on modern Ceylonese history, separated by nearly a decade from publication of the invaluable two-volume collection by G. C. Mendis, The Colebroo\e-Cameron Papers: Documents on British Colonial Policy in Ceylon, 1J96-1833. It this new collection stimulates some scholarly...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 712–713.
Published: 01 May 1972
...), The Early History of Ceylon (Mendis 1932), The Early History of Buddhism in Ceylon (Adikaram 1946), Stupa in Ceylon (Paranavitana 1946), People of Ceylon (Wijesekera 1949) and History of Buddhism in Ceylon (Rahula 1956), there is now added a new title, The Early History of Education in Ceylon by U. D...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (5): 870–871.
Published: 01 September 1957
... W. Perera, francaise de science politique 6 (Apr.-June general manager, U.N.P. journals. Co- 1956), 352-59. lombo, 1955?] 226 p. In English, Sinhalese MENDIS, GARRETT CHAMPNESS, ed. The and Tamil. Colebrooke-Cameron papers: documents on VIJAYATUNGA, JINADASA. Isle of Lanka, British colonial policy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 711–712.
Published: 01 May 1972
... exploited so thoroughly by the scholars of Ceylon in recent times as the Mahavamsa, the great Pali chronicle of that island. To the well-known list containing such works as The Pali Literature of Ceylon (Malalasekera 1928), The Early History of Ceylon (Mendis 1932), The Early History of Buddhism in Ceylon...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 431–439.
Published: 01 May 1965
... ( Princeton , 1960 ), 79 – 103 . 4 See Mendis G. C. , Ceylon under the British , 2nd ed. ( Colombo , 1948 ), 123 . 5 See Ceylon: Report of the Special Commission on the Constitution , Cmd. 3131, ( London , 1928 ) ; and Ceylon: Report of the Commission on Constitutional...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (5): 775–776.
Published: 01 September 1958
... of Harper [1957] 222 p. Swiss Expedition in 1956. Lionel Mendis. [London, 1956] 23 p. ELAHI, M. K. Miss. Food supply and population STRAUS, MURRAY A. Personal insecurity and Sin- growth in Pakistan. Pakistan geographical re- halese social structure: Ronschaeh evidence for view 12 (1957), 1-38. primary...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (5): 773–774.
Published: 01 September 1958
... of International Affairs." HOSKING, J. S. Building materials used in Ceylon. Bulletin of the Ceylon Geographical Society 9 (July-Dec. 1955), 64-67. MENDIS, GARRETT CHAMPNESS. Ceylon today and yesterday; main currents of Ceylon history. Colombo, Associated Newspapers of Ceylon [1957] 148 p. . The Alahabharata...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 525–527.
Published: 01 May 1967
... history, separated by nearly a decade from publication of the invaluable two-volume collection by G. C. Mendis, The Colebroo\e-Cameron Papers: Documents on British Colonial Policy in Ceylon, 1J96-1833. It this new collection stimulates some scholarly interest in the 1848 rebellion, the editor's stated...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 761–778.
Published: 01 August 1970
.... 54 Vimalananda Tennakon , Buddhism in Ceylon under the Christian Powers ( Colombo , 1963 ). 55 A similar evaluation is given by Evers, op. cit. (footnote 27), p. 692. 58 Mendis G. C. , Ceylon Today and Yesterday, Main Currents of Ceylon History , 2nd ed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (5): 871–874.
Published: 01 September 1957
.... journals. Co- 1956), 352-59. lombo, 1955?] 226 p. In English, Sinhalese MENDIS, GARRETT CHAMPNESS, ed. The and Tamil. Colebrooke-Cameron papers: documents on VIJAYATUNGA, JINADASA. Isle of Lanka, British colonial policy in Ceylon, 1796-1888. Ceylon. Bombay, Orient Longmans [1955] London, Oxford University...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (4): 549–577.
Published: 01 August 1974
... be ranked among the local elites during the greater part of their life-span would be Marthelis Rabel Ratnaweera and C. Don Bastian of Dehiwala, Don Samel, Don Carolis and Don Nicholas Abeysinha Wickramasufiya of Tangalla, D. J. R. Gunawardena (Boralugoda Ralahamy) of the Hanwella locality, Benjamin Mendis...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 497–519.
Published: 01 August 2019
... labor on the plantations and, to a lesser extent, on the abolition of the caste-based service system called rajakariya (literally meaning service to the king) that came about in 1832 following the recommendations of the Colebrooke-Cameron Commission, a royal commission of inquiry (Mendis 1957...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 1043–1058.
Published: 01 November 2014
...—a register known as miśra Sinhala—because they believed that the Sinhala language had derived from Sanskrit. At this time, linguist Abraham Mendis Gunasekara wrote in his A Comprehensive Grammar of the Sinhalese Language that “almost the entire vocabulary of Sanskrit words is used in Sinhalese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 550–553.
Published: 01 May 1967
... Carolina Press, 1966. vii, 108 pp. Notes, Index. $5.00. Problems of Ceylon History. By G. C. Mendis. Colombo: The Colombo Apothecaries' Co., Ltd., n.d. vii, 87 pp. Bibliography, Index, n.p. Southeast Asia: A Brief History. By Milton W. Meyer. Totowa, N. J.: Littlefield, Adams & Co., 1965. viii, 229 pp...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 30–55.
Published: 01 February 1990
... . Colombo : n.p. Mendis M. W. J. G. 1973 . The Planning Implications of the Mahaweli Development Project in Sri Lanka . Colombo : Lake House Investments . Ministry of Mahaweli Development . 1984 . Mahaweli: Projects and Programme, 1985—December 21, 1984 . Colombo : Ministry of Land and Land...