Sri Lanka

1984-2001, 2003, 2005-2009

  • Territory: Eelam
  • Type: Internal
  • Side A: Sri Lanka
  • Side B: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), TELO, EPRLF


Aryasinha, Ravinatha (2001) Terrorism, the LTTE and the Conflict in Sri Lanka, Conflict, Security and Development 1(2): 25-50.
Balasingham, Adele (2003) The Will to Freedom: An Inside View of Tamil Resistance. Mitcham: Fairmax Publishing.
Chandraprema, C. A. (2012) Gota’s War. The Crushing of Tamil Tiger Terrorism in Sri Lanka. Colombo: Ranjan Wijeratne Foundation.
De Silva, K .M. (2003) A History of Sri Lanka. Columbo: Vijitha Yapa Publications.
Samaranayake, Gamini (2007) Political Terrorism of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) in Sri Lanka, Journal of South Asian Studies 30(1): 171-183.
Sarvanandan, Muthukrishna (2007) In Pursuit of the Mythical Tamil Eelam State: A Reply to Kristian Stokke, Third World Quarterly 28(6): 1185-1195.
Sinha, Brigadier S.P. (2001) Prabhakaran as Leader of the LTTE, Journal of the United Service Institution of India 131: 194-210.
Stokke, Kristian & Anne Kirsti Ryntveit (2000) The Struggle for Tamil Eelam in Sri Lanka, Growth and Change 31(2): 285-304.
Stokke, Kristian & Jayadeva Uyangoda, eds (2011) Liberal Peace in Question: Politics of State and Market Reform in Sri Lanka. London: Anthem Press.
Stokke, Kristian (1998) Sinhalese and Tamil Nationalism as Post-Colonial Political Projects from ‘Above’, 1948–1983, Political Geography 17(1): 83-113.
Stokke, Kristian (2006) Building the Tamil Eelam State: Emerging State Institutions and Forms of Governance in LTTE-Controlled Areas in Sri Lanka, Third World Quarterly 27(6): 1021-1040.
Swamy, M. R. Narayan (2002) Tigers of Lanka: From Boys to Guerrillas. Colombo: Vijitha Yapa Publications.
Swamy, M. R. Narayan (2003) Inside an Ellusive Mind, Prabhakaran: The First Profile of the World´s Most Ruthless Guerrilla Leader. Colombo: Vijitha Yapa.
Swamy, M. R. Narayan (2010) The Tiger Vanquished: LTTE´s Story. New Delhi: Sage.
Wilson, A. Jeyaratnam (2000) Sri Lankan Tamil Nationalism: Its Origins and Development in the 19th and 20th Centuries. New Dehli: Penguin Books.