100 women, with an overall literacy rate of only 45%; 56.5 percent for males and 32.6 percent for females in 1998 (Jehan, 2000). For centuries women have been battling for equality, yet the society continues to shape the stereotypical view of women and is responsible for the lower status of women. This...
Hispanic vs. Pakistani: Gender Roles in Society
When a culture has a way of doing things, it is supposed to be like that till the end of time. Little did ancestors know, with the way society evolved some customs cannot stay the same. Jobs are now created for both men and women and money has become...
Status of women in society
As a woman I have no country. As a woman I want no country. As a woman, my country is the whole world.”
God has created every thing...
Pakistani Media Perspective
Maliha Sami Hussain
Lecturer – Institute of Communications Studies
Punjab University, Lahore
The values of gender equality are promoted among all countries all over the world. Women have become...
on Role Of Women In Society
OUTLINES: (800 Words)
WOMEN’S CONTRIBUTION IN A SOCIETY
WOMEN IN PRE-ISLAMIC SOCIETIES
WOMEN IN EUROPEAN SOCIETY
State of Women Rights in Pakistan
2. Women rights in the light of Islam
3. Women rights in the light of Constitution
4. Causes of violation of women rights in Pakistan
A. Cultural and traditional causes
• Patriarchal society
• Feudal system
• Tribal culture
Sport and Physical Activity in Australian Society
Australian Sporting Identity
For many Australians, sport is more than just a hobby, but a way of life. Sport has the ability to unite a community, a state or even a country. As seen from the above photograph, Rugby League’s State...
has been restricted to the performance of domestic chores and to fulfilling the role of a dutiful wife and mother. However, in the Punjab (subdivision of Pakistan), cotton picking is exclusively a woman’s job, and women may keep the money thus earned for their own purposes.
In wealthy peasant families...
differential capabilities of different NGOs. In fact, NGOs offer a kaleidoscopic collection of organizations varying in origin, size, programmes, ideology, role strategy, funding, linkages evaluation, problem etc. NGOs embrace a bewildering group of organizations varying in terms of innumerable parameters. No...
Women and International Migration: A Cross-cultural Analysis
Statement of the Problem
International migration is a global phenomenon. There is increasing international
connectivity and flow of information, capital and people. Further, the liberalized immigration policies of some of the developed...
industry, as you may call it, is flourishing not just locally but all around the globe, reaching out to many Pakistanis and providing them with twenty four hours of fruitful entertainment.
Pakistani Cinema has touched upon a variety of genres which predominantly revolve around documentaries, dramas, thrillers...
INDECISIVE ROLE OF MEDIA AND THE PRESENT SITUTATION IN PAKISTAN
BY: S.UMAIR JARWAR
Heard in a new age movie based on the power of media in the expansion and growth of terrorism reminds a very interesting dialogue which says that ‘if the news of an incident...
|CHANGING ROLE OF WOMEN IN PAKISTAN: A STUDY OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES OF WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS |
`Muhammad Farid ul Haque
Islamabad college of Accounts and Finance.
Secured: 1st Position.
WEDDING CULTURE IN OUR SOCIETY
The concept and definition of a marriage may change with time, but its value remains unchanged. A wedding is a ceremony to celebrate the wedlock...
height of glory unless your women are side by side with you; we are victims of evil customs. It is a crime against humanity that our women are shut up within the four walls of the houses as prisoners. There is no sanction anywhere for the deplorable condition in which our women have to live.” well its a...
THE IMPACT OF WESTRN CULTURE ON PAKISTANI
Provision of Human Rights
The Feminist Movement
Revamping of the Judicial system
Religious and Moral Values
Affects on youth
Understanding violence against women is as complex as its process. As a perusal of literature shows that most of the explanations were contextually and culturally based, this review attempts to analyze the issue of violence against women using theories applicable within the Pakistani context. Literature examining...
Pakistani culture & Islamic culture
Pakistani culture is the unique pattern of belief, ideas, values highly influenced by religion of Islam. Islam in Pakistan set the code of ethics for the cultural life of Pakistan. Pakistan has many subcultures as it the museum of different races.
It has four provinces...
Managing Life as Pakistani Woman
“Pakistani Woman Striving for her Identity”
No one can deny the role of woman in every society, for the success it is very important to focus on providing a controlled freedom to woman in order to progress and let them prove to be a productive element in the success...
MADIA's ROLE IN DEALING WITH WOMEN's STATUS
Media plays a vital role in our socities. It is considered as the forth pillar, so with this due responsibility media should be honest in conveying the true image of our society and its problems with some ethical boudaries. In recent times, Pakistani media...
Running header: Organize the Women
Organize the Women
By Karen Schwartz
November 11, 2008
Professor Leslie Ruff
The women of the Middle East need to organize against violence in their countries and...
challenges for media related
to the ongoing conflict......................................... 25
4.1 Safety challenges for Pakistani media............................................25
4.2 Media distortion...........................................................................
the subordination of and discrimination against women within Pakistan society is the cultural and religious practices that have developed over the centuries. Historically, women's rights have been considered to apply solely within the home and to their role as mothers and wives, yet these have been enforced...
Name: Mohammad zaid Siddiqui role: 348
Teacher name: sir Sameer ahmad.
Asignment effect of studying English literature in Pakistani society.
English has been taught in sub-continent before partition. Immigiately after war of independence 1857 when britishers came to india they imposed their...
The Gender Role of Women in Vietnamese Society
The life of every individual has always started first from the scope and root of families. Family‘s environment plays a very important role in educating, shaping and preparing a child’s integration into the society. If the family is considered...
Discuss the role played by Spartan Women in their society
The role of women is one of the most controversial issues in existence. During the 20th century mankind has seen the role of women changing from one of “nesting mothers” as was the case in Nazi Germany to one of the most influential parts...
Women are one of the best creatures of the universe. She has been equally endowed with in terms of intellect,prudence and rights as man has been. The state of woman in Pakistan compared to man awfully miserable. She is a victim of domestic violence and sexual assaults at working places. She is indeed...
Afshan Jafar claims that the position of women in Pakistan is the product of specific, historical, political and cultural forces (53). In this paper, we will examine the historical and contemporary cultural and political forces that influence women in Pakistan. Particular attention will be given to the...
Women Persona in Meatless Days
Meatless Days presents the picture of third world women, as a silenced community, a community that is so marginalized that its existence has become almost meaningless ;
‘There are no women in Pakistan.’
In this autobiographical sort of writing...
‘Problems of Pakistani women’.
Introducing the topic, Ms. Shafaq Sheikh gave some facts and figures about state of women in Pakistan, and underlined that most of the problems faced by Pakistani women were common to whole population without any discrimination. Common men as well as women are victims to...