Image of Islam and Pakistan after 9/11: Critical Discourse Analysis of Pakistani Urdu and English Newspapers
The study examines the image of Islam and Pakistan post 9/11 scenario documented in Pakistani Urdu and English
newspapers. Results are deduced by analyzing headlines while applying the CDA model projected by Fairclough (1989, 1995) with
respect to vocabulary items, viewpoints, and newspapers' ideologies. The results from the study indicated that these two newspapers heavily
rely on some selecte ...
1-Muhammad Ahsan Lecturer, Department of English, Ghazi University, Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Zahoor Hussain Lecturer, Department of English, Bahaudin Zakariya University, Layya Campus, Punjab, Pakistan.3-Mohammad Arshad Daanish School, Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab, Pakistan.
Ideology, Islam, Pakistan, Newspapers, Nawa-i-Waqat, Dawn
Social Media and Family Integration: Perception of College Students of Faisalabad
This study explores to what extent social media play's role in family relationships, Results indicate that "Social media is
positively predicting communication between family members with a coefficient of .320 and the dependent variables. "People prefer
spending more time on social media than with family", as (55.5%) agreed and (18.5%) are strongly agreed. This study suggests social
media can p ...
1-Ashraf Iqbal In-charge, Department of Mass Communication, GCU Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Raheela Firdous MPhil Scholar, Department of Mass Communication, GCU Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.3-Tanveer Hussain Assistant Professor, School of Media and Communication Studies, UMT Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.
Family, Relationships, Unity, Social Media, Communication, Cohesion
Transgressing Hopi Gender Roles: A Spatial Study of Polingaysi Qoyawayma's No Turning Back
Native American cultures are constituted upon the gendered division of labor. The economic spaces are constructed upon
gender roles that allocate specific roles to Native American men and women. The subsequent socio-economic patterns allocate spatially
marginalized positions to the Native American woman in comparison with men. The present study explores Native American woman's
transgression of ...
1-Fasih ur Rehman Lecturer, Department of English, Khushal Khan Khattak University, Karak, KP, Pakistan.2-Kanza Umer Khan Lecturer, Department of English, Government College University, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.3-Ali Usman Saleem Assistant Professor, Department of English, Government College University, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.
Child Labor in Karachi: Situation and Realities Behind Increased Number of Working Children
The number of working children in Karachi is increasing day by day, and the objective of this research study was to highlight
the situation and explore the reasons behind it. For this purpose, using sequential exploratory research design, data was collected from
working children and parents of some of the children and was analyzed using SPSS. It is concluded that parents and their children have
1-Stephen John Associate Professor, Department of Education, Sindh Madressatul Islam University, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.2-Sadaf Khan Department of Business Administration, Sindh Madressatul Islam University, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.3-Pervaiz Ali Mahesar Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
Assessing the Relationship between Perceived Social Support and Depression in Elderly: A Predictive Study
The purpose of this research is to investigate the association of perceived social support (PSS) and depression in middle and
older aged people. A random sample of 126 elderly persons, age between 40 years to 75 years, were selected from different areas of
Karachi. A demographic data sheet was administered along with study scales. To explore the relationship, correlation coefficient and
1-Umara Rauf Department of Psychology, Government College Women University, Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Uzma Sarwar Department of Psychology, Government College Women University, Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan.3-Rafit Saheed School of Public Policy, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Perceived Social Support, Depression, Middle and Older Adults
Kashmir has different brightening prestigious expressions and specialities which have been famous for quite a long time for
their fine work and magnificence. To be sure, Kashmiri speciality items are unbelievable. Artwork is the primary wellspring of pay for the
Kashmiris. Speciality work or essentially make is a kind of embellished work hand made utilizing just basic apparatuses. Things made b ...
1-Junaid Bashir Assistant Professor, Department of Tourism & Hospitality, Foundation University, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Anas Mahmud Arif Assistant Professor, Department of Tourism & Hospitality, Hazara University, Mansehra, KP, Pakistan.3-Owais Khan Graduate, Department of Archaeology, Hazara University, Mansehra, KP, Pakistan.
Art & Craft, Kashmiri Craftsmanship, Prevailing Culture, Ruling Kashmir Tradition, Intangible Heritage, Traditional Crafts, Sustainable Development
Commercial Activity: Intera-Regional Trade & Commerce between Sind and Multan in Colonial period (1849-1901)
This research deals with the trade relations between two major towns of Karachi and Multan in the colonial period. The aim of this article is to develop a general narrative of the commercialization of crops that led to the growth of intra-regional trade and economy-addressing the issues of how these two centers contributed to the new economic development of South Asia as well as marinating their h ...
Mass Media as a Source of Agricultural Information: An Overview of Literature
This research paper provides a systematic review of published research work by different research scholars regarding the role of communication channels in disseminating agricultural information and the diffusion of agricultural innovations among agriculturists. Findings of review are summarized with the help of reviewing methodology, major findings and implications of earlier published researches ...
1-Pervaiz Akhter Faculty of Media and Communication Studies, University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Tanveer Hussain Assistant Professor, School of Media and Communication Studies, University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.3-Hafiz Bilal Ahsan Program Producer, School of Media and Communication Studies, University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.
Mass Media, Agricultural Information, Adoption of Innovation, Farmers