Jayawardane, A. (Ed.). (2004). Documents on Sri Lanka’s foreign policy, 1947-1965. Colombo: Regional Centre for Strategic Studies.

Despite the fact Sri Lanka’s role in international affairs has been remarkably active since the early days of independence, students who wish to study the country’s foreign policy, particularly its early period find it extremely difficult to locate the necessary source materials as they are widely scattered. This is an attempt to put together the relevant source material under one cover for the benefit of students and practitioners of diplomacy. The documents included in this volume cover a period of nineteen years:1947-1965. These documents provide shall provide those interested in understanding Sri Lanka’s foreign policy with an invaluable source.

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