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  • Karunanayake, T.; Madubashini, C. (Asian Social Science, Vol. 15, No. 6, 2019)
    The purpose of this study to identify the influence of user generated content on purchase intention of automobiles in Sri Lanka. The said study is based on the theory of Uses and Gratification and supportive findings. ...
  • Gunathilaka, N.; Chandrasena, N.; Udayanga, L. (Nasr City : Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2019)
    Skin disorders are one of the commonest conditions among school children in developing countries. There are only a few published studies available from Sri Lanka on the prevalence of skin disorders. A community-based ...
  • Bentley, A. R.; Chasman, D. I.; Schwander, K.; Ntalla, I.; Kraja, A. T.; Winkler, T. W.; Brown, M. R.; Sung, Y. J.; Lim, E.; Huffman, J. E.; Vojinovic, D.; Sim, X.; Cheng, C. Y.; Lu, Y.; Liu, J.; Guo, X.; Deng, X.; Musani, S. K.; Li, C.; Feitosa, M. F.; Richard, M. A.; Noordam, R.; Baker, J.; Chen, G.; Aschard, H.; Bartz, T. M.; Ding, J.; Dorajoo, R.; Manning, A. K.; Rankinen, T.; Smith, A. V.; Tajuddin, S. M.; Zhao, W.; Graff, M.; Alver, M.; Boissel, M.; Chai, J. F.; Chen, X.; Divers, J.; Evangelou, E.; Gao, C.; Goel, A.; Hagemeijer, Y.; Harris, S. E.; Hartwig, F. P.; He, M.; Horimoto, A. R. V. R.; Hsu, F. C.; Hung, Y. J.; Jackson, A. U.; Kasturiratne, A.; Komulainen, P.; Kühnel, B.; Leander, K.; Lin, K. H.; Luan, J.; Lyytikäinen, L. P.; Matoba, N.; Nolte, I. M.; Pietzner, M.; Prins, B.; Riaz, M.; Robino, A.; Said, M. A.; Schupf, N.; Scott, R. A.; Sofer, T.; Stancáková, A.; Takeuchi, F.; Tayo, B. O.; van der Most, P. J.; Varga, T. V.; Wang, T. D.; Wang, Y.; Ware, E. B.; Wen, W.; Xiang, Y. B.; Yanek, L. R.; Zhang, W.; Zhao, J. H.; Adeyemo, A.; Afaq, S.; Amin, N.; Amini, M.; Arking, D. E.; Arzumanyan, Z.; Aung, T.; Ballantyne, C.; Barr, R. G.; Bielak, L. F.; Boerwinkle, E.; Bottinger, E. P.; Broeckel, U.; Chen, Y. I.; Charumathi, S.; Canouil, M.; Campbell, A.; Cade, B. E.; Brown, M.; Christensen, K.; de Las Fuentes, L.; Connell, J. M.; Concas, M. P.; COGENT-Kidney Consortium; de Silva, H. J.; de Vries, P. S.; Doumatey, A.; Duan, Q.; Eaton, C. B.; Eppinga, R. N.; Faul, J. D.; Floyd, J. S.; Gigante, B.; Gharib, S. A.; Forouhi, N.G.; Ghanbari, M.; Gao, H.; Gandin, I.; Friedlander, Y.; Forrester, T.; Hixson, J. E.; Hirata, M.; Justice, A. E.; Jonas, J. B.; Johnson, C.; Joehanes, R.; Jia, Y.; EPIC-InterAct Consortium; Ikram, M. A.; Katsuya, T.; Khor, C. C.; Kilpeläinen, T. O.; Koh, W. P.; Kolcic, I.; Kooperberg, C.; Krieger, J. E.; Kritchevsky, S. B.; Kubo, M.; Kuusisto, J.; Lakka, T. A.; Langefeld, C. D.; Langenberg, C.; Launer, L. J.; Lehne, B.; Lewis, C. E.; Li, Y.; Liang, J.; Lin, S.; Liu, C.T.; Liu, J.; Liu, K.; Loh, M.; Lohman, K. K.; Louie, T.; Luzzi, A.; Mägi, R.; Mahajan, A.; Manichaikul, A. W.; McKenzie, C. A.; Meitinger, T.; Metspalu, A.; Milaneschi, Y.; Milani, L.; Mohlke, K. L.; Momozawa, Y.; Morris, A. P.; Murray, A. D.; Nalls, M. A.; Nauck, M.; Nelson, C. P.; North, K. E.; O'Connell, J. R.; Palmer, N. D.; Papanicolau, G. J.; Pedersen, N. L.; Peters, A.; Peyser, P. A.; Polasek, O.; Poulter, N.; Raitakari, O. T.; Reiner, A. P.; Renström, F.; Rice, T. K.; Rich, S. S.; Robinson, J. G.; Rose, L. M.; Rosendaal, F. R.; Rudan, I.; Schmidt, C. O.; Schreiner, P. J.; Scott, W. R.; Sever, P.; Shi, Y.; Sidney, S.; Sims, M.; Smith, J. A.; Snieder, H.; Starr, J. M.; Strauch, K.; Stringham, H. M.; Tan, N. Y. Q.; Tang, H.; Taylor, K. D.; Teo, Y. Y.; Tham, Y. C.; Tiemeier, H.; Turner, S. T.; Uitterlinden, A. G.; Understanding Society Scientific Group; van Heemst, D.; Waldenberger, M.; Wang, H.; Wang, L.; Wang, L.; Wei, W. B.; Williams, C. A.; Wilson, G. Sr.; Wojczynski, M. K.; Yao, J.; Young, K.; Yu, C.; Yuan, J. M.; Zhou, J.; Zonderman, A. B.; Becker, D. M.; Boehnke, M.; Bowden, D. W.; Chambers, J. C.; Cooper, R. S.; de Faire, U.; Deary, I. J.; Elliott, P.; Esko, T.; Farrall, M.; Franks, P. W.; Freedman, B. I.; Froguel, P.; Gasparini, P.; Gieger, C.; Horta, B. L.; Juang, J. J.; Kamatani, Y.; Kammerer, C. M.; Kato, N.; Kooner, J. S.; Laakso, M.; Laurie, C. C.; Lee, I. T.; Lehtimäki, T.; Lifelines Cohort; Magnusson, P. K. E.; Oldehinkel, A. J.; Penninx, B. W. J. H.; Pereira, A. C.; Rauramaa, R.; Redline, S.; Samani, N. J.; Scott, J.; Shu, X. O.; van der Harst, P.; Wagenknecht, L. E.; Wang, J. S.; Wang, Y. X.; Wareham, N. J.; Watkins, H.; Weir, D. R.; Wickremasinghe, A. R.; Wu, T.; Zeggini, E.; Zheng, W.; Bouchard, C.; Evans, M. K.; Gudnason, V.; Kardia, S. L. R.; Liu, Y.; Psaty, B. M.; Ridker, P. M.; van Dam, R. M.; Mook-Kanamori, D. O.; Fornage, M.; Province, M. A.; Kelly, T. N.; Fox, E. R.; Hayward, C.; van Duijn, C. M.; Tai, E. S.; Wong, T. Y.; Loos, R. J. F.; Franceschini, N.; Rotter, J. I.; Zhu, X.; Bierut, L. J.; Gauderman, W. J.; Rice, K.; Munroe, P. B.; Morrison, A. C.; Rao, D. C.; Cupples, L. A.; Rotimi, C. N. (Nature Publishing Group, 2019)
    The concentrations of high- and low-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and triglycerides are influenced by smoking, but it is unknown whether genetic associations with lipids may be modified by smoking. We conducted a ...
  • Subasinghe, W. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    This paper explores one of the key issues in current research on gender and development: the links between poverty and women's employment and underemployment. The nation‟s economic crisis has deeply affected the lives of ...
  • Amaratunga, K. M. G. C. K. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Sri Lanka is a major migrating country in Asia, with a high proportion of female labour migrants employed as domestic housemaids in the middle East. Although Sri Lanka labour migration can be seen as two streams i.e Skilled, ...
  • Sanjeewani, K.S. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Due to the labour shortage for plantation works the British administration had to depend on Indian labour force. After bringing them to Sri Lankan estates, they have given „line rooms‟ with poor facilities. Those plantation ...
  • Weerasinghe, M.K. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    The National Library (NL) is a living organization as well as a social institution in the contemporary society. It is the heart of library system of most of the countries. Therefore, it is a major responsibility of a library ...
  • Weerasooriya, W.A. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    The principal aim of this study is to identify the threats and opportunities face by the library education movement in Sri Lanka with special reference to Department of Library and Information Science (DELIS), University ...
  • Sudharmawathie, J. M. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    After the decline of Rajaratacivilization, the Kingdoms of the country shifted to the Southwest. Hereafter, locations were chosen as capitals based on defense. Yapahuwa was also such place which became the seat of rule for ...
  • Gunwardhana, N.S. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    It is a well-known fact that unlike Brāhmaṇism, Buddhism looked favourably upon trade activities. As revealed by epigraphic and literary evidences, the earliest donors and important patrons of the Buddhist establishment ...
  • Dilhani, A., (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    NathaDavalaya is situated in Kandy or senkadagala, the capital city of the last Sinhalese kingdom in the central hills of Sri Lanka, surrounded by Mahaveli River from the south and west. NathaDevalaya could be identified ...
  • Rathnasekara, S.R.L.S. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Dengue epidemic that outbreaks in all over the world create a huge burden on those countries in relation to their population, health systems, and economies. The dengue virus was reported and serologically confirmed in Sri ...
  • Dharmasiri, L.M., (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Curriculum Development (CD) is an vital requirement for updating available or newly designed curricular and is an process of improving the curriculum. Several approaches has been used in developing a curricula in the field ...
  • Fernando, W.V.N. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Religion has been considered as a “phenomenon which has an unprecedented potentiality in transforming strongly the human thinking, history and the civilization.” Religion, which can be identified as a menti fact (Haggett, ...
  • Senarathna, S.P.D.R. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    A recreational activity can be defined as an activity undertaken for the pleasure, leisure or satisfaction. In highly urbanized area availability of recreational spaces are important specially because of the high population ...
  • Gunasena, J.T.S. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    The neorealist explanation of systemic influences on foreign policy behavior of a country is argued out to be more relevant in case of a small state‟s responses towards external world in international relations theory. But ...
  • Gunasena, J.T.S. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    The enduring debate over the structural and domestic political explanation of international relations has created the motivation for this paper. The main objective of this paper is to provide a theoretical explanation to ...
  • Ranathunga, S.; Strutt, A. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Opponents of free trade believe that more open trade exacerbates poverty in developing economies, particularly in agriculture. In contrast, advocates of trade liberalization often argue that economy-wide gains from trade ...
  • Gunasekara, S.R.S.N. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    Sun Tzu (770 – 476 BC) was a war commander committed to raise the strength of King Helü of the Wu State in ancient China. His work, Art of War (Sun Tzu Ping Fa), has been commended by many modern military and strategic ...
  • Mudalige, P. (Reviewing International Encounters 2015, Research Center for Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2015)
    This paper concerned good governance & local government in Sri Lanka.Local government is the part of the government which deals mainly local affairs, administered by authorities subordinate to the state government but ...

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