Sri Lanka’s Ongoing Shift to Authoritarianism


Neil DeVotta

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 201


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: February 22, 2013
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
Free Download: PDF


Neil DeVotta, Associate Professor at Wake Forest University, discusses how "[S]ri Lanka is clearly moving towards an entrenched brand of political authoritarianism under Mahinda Rajapaksa and his cronies."

The views expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the policy or position of the East-West Center or any organization with which the author is affiliated.