Friday, May 29, 2009

Clash of Civilizations and the New Asian Hemisphere

(DM)"This was a lesson that a handful of countries which depict themselves as the international community do not really constitute the majority. The vast mass of humanity are in support of Sri Lanka" - Ambassador Dayan Jayatilleka after Sri Lanka's victory at the UNHRC vote

If one is asked to name the book that Ambassador Dayan Jayatilleka quoted most (before he left for Geneva) that would definitely have been 'The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of the World Order" by Samuel P. Huntington. Full text