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Title: Sinhalese Domestic Life In Space and Time
Authors: MacDougall, Robert D.
MacDougall, Bonnie G.
Keywords: Sinhalese (Sri Lankan people)
Architecture, Domestic
Sri Lanka
Social life and customs
Issue Date: 1977
Publisher: South Asia Program, Cornell University
Series/Report no.: South Asia occasional papers and theses;no. 5
Abstract: This is a report on the content, organization and use of Sinhalese domestic space. It is based on research carried out in 1965 and 1968 in a contemporary but traditional community (hereafter called Rangama, a pseudonym) which is located in a remote area of the Kandyan highlands in Central Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon).
Description: vii, 181 p., [3] fold. leaves of plates (1 in pocket) : ill., plans ; 28 cm. Bibliography: p. 180-181.
Appears in Collections:MacDougall South Asian Architecture Collection

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