A Sociological Study of Jirga System in Haramosh Gilgit Baltistan
Jirga 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 techni ...Read More - Download PDF
1-ALI Rahmat Student, Department Of Sociology, AIOU, Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Muhammad Umair Ali MPhil Scholar, International 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
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 builds by the society. Acceptance for third identity is not permitted by social and religious structure, in paper scholar review the literature, different programs which were already done, research theses, books and work do ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Muhammad Umair Ali MPhil. Scholar, International Development Studies, Iqra University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
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 Assistant Professor, 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