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Radicalization as a Result of Pakhtuns’ Resistance in the Wake of War against Terror

Radicalization as a Result of Pakhtuns’ Resistance in the Wake of War against Terror Zafar Khan, Muhammad Aurangzeb Khan & Noor Sanauddin Abstract This study is focused on the reinforcing factors of radicalization in Pakhtun society particularly in the wake of the current counter-terrorism strategies. It has been generally believed that poverty, illiteracy, the lake of democratic institutions and […]

Problems faced by Women Police in Pakistan

Problems faced by Women Police in Pakistan Sajjad Hussain, Basharat Hussain, Waqar Ahmed & Hamid Alam Abstract Like other sectors of society, whereby women‘s discrimination is blatant, armed and security  forces like police has also historically side-lined women folk on stereotypical grounds. This paper attempts to analyse the various administrative and socio-cultural problems faced by prospective women to be […]

Motivational aspects in Police Basic Training to Counter Terrorism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Motivational aspects in Police Basic Training to Counter Terrorism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan Farhat Ullah, Imran Ahmad Sajid Abstract The study entitled “Responding to Terrorism: A study of motivational aspects of police basic training in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan” exploring the police opinion regarding motivational aspects in police basic training and its significance and role in responding to terrorism. Data […]

Lawyers’ movement and social movement theory: A critical Analysis

Lawyers’ movement and social movement theory: A critical Analysis Husnul Amin & Samina Rehmat Abstract This research concerns a critical analysis of the Lawyers‟ Movement (2007-2009) in Pakistan through the lens of a social movement theory (SMT). The Lawyers’ Movement represents the joint struggle by the legal fraternity for the restoration of the deposed Chief Justice […]

Societal adjustment of probationers in Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Societal adjustment of probationers in Bahawalpur, Pakistan Mohammad Iqbal & Asiya Anwar Abstract The study was conducted with an aim to know the societal adjustment of probationers in Bahawalpur, Pakistan. For this purpose a convenience sample of 154 respondents who were ever released on probation was collected from three (3) Tehsils of Bhawahpur district. The data regarding hobbies of respondents, […]

Viewing patterns of movies and the adoption of deviant behavior among young students

Viewing patterns of movies and the adoption of deviant behavior among young students Sardar Ahmad, Bushra Shafi, Assadullah & Mussawar Shah Abstract The past two decades have witnessed a growing interest among researchers in exploring the linkages between the media and the attitudes and behaviours of young people in Pakistan. In the context of increased trend of watching of […]

Examining the services provided to juvenile offenders in borstal jail Bahawalpur

Examining the services provided to juvenile offenders in borstal jail Bahawalpur Asif Naveed Ranjha, Basharat Hussain, & Rizwan ul Haq Abstract Juvenile offenders need special attention during their imprisonment in jails and borstal institutions. This case study discusses the availability and suitability of correctional services for 29 juvenile detainees in the Borstal Institution and Juvenile Jail in Bahawalpur. […]