Role of Parental Income and its Implications for Unemployed Educated Youth: A Case Study of Turbatkech, Balouchistan
Parental household income plays an essential role in the personality development and well-being of its members. The study aims to discover the perception of unemployed educated youth towards the tradition of cousin marriages. The study was conducted TurbatKech, southern part of Balochistan, by employing qualitative research design. Data for this purpose was collected through qualitative techniques ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Sadia Saeed Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Nooral Barkat MPhil. Scholar, Department of Sociology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.3-Aneela Sultana Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Economy, tradition, society, education, Unemployed, Cousin Marriage
Gender Identity and the Issues of Acceptance in Pakistani Community
Research paper defines the problems, issues and challenges faced by the third gender. Paper also
examines the role of social structure towards them and hypothetical constraints build by society. Acceptance for
the third identity is not permitted by social and religious structure, in paper scholars review the literature, different
programs which were already done, research theses, books and work ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Muhammad Umair Ali M.Phil scholar, Department of nternational Development Studies, Iqra University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Disease Contour and Household Decision Making: A Gender Comparative Study of Older Persons
Aging is a global demographic phenomenon. The Aging in Pakistan is a grave matter of concern which is neglected not only at state level but in research field too. This study focused to explore the relationship between disease profile and participation of older persons (OPs) in household decision making. A sample of 384 OPs was selected from Rawalpindi for data collection. Data were entered and ana ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Abid Ghafoor Chaudhry Chairman/Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Aftab Ahmed PhD Scholar, Department of Sociology, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Aging, Aging and Disease, Elder's Wellbeing, Social Participation and Aging
A Sociological Study of Jirga System in Haramosh Gilgit Baltistan
irga is a unique traditional justice system, the word “JIRGA” in Shina (local language) means Arbitration in
English. Its employees a process of dispute settlement with the intervention of notables of the society followed by the
free consent of the disputing parties. This study was carried out to study the structure and functioning of Jirga system.
Researcher adopted the purposive sampling ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Muhammad Umair Ali MPhil. Scholar, Department of International Development Studies, Iqra University, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Ali Rahmat MSc Sociology, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Livelihood Challenges of Brakchakkhan Community of District Shigar Gilgit Baltistan
The research was conducted to study the livelihood challenges faced by Brak chakkhan (stone crushers)
community in district Shigar. The study aimed to inquire the challenges face by this community. The nature of the study
was descriptive. The methods used in the research were in –depth interview, case study and observation. The research
was conducted from an Anthropological perspective. The p ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Samina Student, Department of Anthropology, PMAS-AAUR, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Mahwish Zeeshan Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences, PMAS-AAUR, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.
Challenges, Mining, Livelihood, Small Scale Miner, Anthropological, Sustainable, Life, Stone Crushers