Sri Lankan Culture

References

The primary author of this profile was Chara Scroope (2016).

 

  • Advameg. (n.d.). Sri Lanka. Retrieved from http://www.everyculture.com/Sa-Th/Sri-Lanka.html.
  • Arasaratnam, S., & Peiris, G. H. (2016). Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/place/Sri-Lanka/The-Republic-of-Sri-Lanka.
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics. (2017). Census 2016, Country of Birth of Person by Sex (SA2+) [Data set]. http://stat.data.abs.gov.au/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=ABS_C16_T06_SA.
  • Barlas, R., & Wanasundera, N. P. (2012). CultureShock! Sri Lanka. New York: Marshall Cavendish Editions.
  • Becky @ Insight. (2013). Advice on religious etiquette and Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://www.insightguides.com/inspire-me/blog/travelling-in-sri-lanka.
  • Central Intelligence Agency. (2017). The World Factbook: Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ce.html.
  • Centre of Learning and Development. (n.d.). Cultural Bytes: Normals and Practices in India and Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://intranet.ecu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/499355/Cultural-Bytes-India-RHS-120831.pdf.
  • COMMISCEO Global. (2016). Sri Lanka Guide. Retrieved from http://www.commisceo-global.com/country-guides/sri-lanka-guide.
  • Culture Crossing Guide. (2014). Retrieved from http://guide.culturecrossing.net/basics_business_student_details.php?Id=8&CID=190.
  • Department of Home Affairs. (2018). Sri Lanka-born: Community Information Summary. Retrieved from https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/mca/files/2016-cis-sri-lanka.PDF
  • Department of Immigration and Citizenship. (2015). Community Information Summary: Sri Lanka-born. Retrieved from https://www.dss.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/02_2014/srilanka.pdf. 
  • Dissanayake, L., & Hugo, G. (2014). The Process of Sri Lankan Migration to Australia Focussing on Irregular Migrants Seeking Asylum. Canberra: Australian Government
  • Dresser, N. (1996). Multicultural Manners. New York: Wiley & Sons.
  • Geert Hofstede. (2016). Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://geert-hofstede.com/sri_lanka.html.
  • Global Affairs Canada. (2014). Cultural Information - Sri Lanka. Retrieved from http://www.intercultures.ca/cil-cai/ci-ic-eng.asp?iso=lk.
  • Insight on Conflict. (2009). Sri Lanka: Conflict profile. Retrieved from https://www.insightonconflict.org/conflicts/sri-lanka/conflict-profile/.
  • IPTU. (2008). Sri Lanka: Business Culture. Retrieved from http://www.iptu.co.uk/content/srilanka_business_cult.asp.
  • Khalidi, S., McIlroy, F., & Neumayer, H. (2012). The Cultural Dictionary and Directory. Canberra: Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services of the ACT Inc.
  • Lewis, R. D. (2006). When Cultures Collide. Boston: Nicholas Brealey International.
  • Migrant Information Centre. (2010). Sri Lankan Cultural Profile. Retrieved from http://miceastmelb.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/SriLankanCulturalProfile2011.pdf.
  • Museum Victoria Australia. (n.d.). History of immigration from Sri Lanka. Retrieved from https://museumvictoria.com.au/origins/history.aspx?pid=58&cat=NONE&cid=0.
  • Ross, R. R., & Savada, A. M. (1988). Sri Lanka: A Country Study. Washington: Library of Congress. Retrieved from http://countrystudies.us/sri-lanka/.
  • Rough Guides. (n.d.). Sri Lanka: Cultural Values and Etiquette. Retrieved from http://www.roughguides.com/destinations/asia/sri-lanka/cultural-values-etiquette/.
  • Samuels, J. (2007). Buddhism and Caste in India and Sri Lanka. Religion Compass, 1(1), 120-130.
  • Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau. (2016). Sri Lankan Public Holidays 2016. Retrieved from http://www.srilanka.travel/srilankan_public_holidays.
  • Transparency International. (2018). Corruption Perceptions Index 2017. Retrieved from https://www.transparency.org/news/feature/corruption_perceptions_index_2017
  • United Kingdom Government. (2006). A Guide to Names and Naming Practices. Retrieved from https://www.fbiic.gov/public/2008/nov/Naming_practice_guide_UK_2006.pdf.
  • Vassiley, G. (2009). Cultural Briefing on the Sri Lankan Community. Fremantle: Fremantle Multicultural Centre.
  • Weiberg-Salzmann, M. (2014). The Radicalisation of Buddhism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries: The Buddhist Sangha in Sri Lanka. Politics, Religion & Ideology, 15(20), 283-307.
Incluude

Be the champion for inclusion in your workplace with exceptional tools and resources.

Inclusion Program

Inclusion logo

Join over 450 organisations already creating a better workplace

Find out more
Download this Cultural Profile

Too busy to read it right now?

You can download this cultural profile in an easy-to-read PDF format that can be printed out and accessed at any time.