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Susceptibility to Radicalization and Violence among the Youth in Dera Ismail Khan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Susceptibility to Radicalization and Violence among the Youth in Dera Ismail Khan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan By: Syed Sami Raza Abstract Radicalization, sectarianism, and violence have affected the youth more than any other age groups in district Dera Ismail Khan. The district had a peaceful and diverse community until late 1990s. Its residents came from diverse ethnic, […]

Prevalence and Nature of Violence against Women in Pakistan: A Six-month Content Analysis of a Pakistani newspaper

Prevalence and Nature of Violence against Women in Pakistan: A Six-month Content Analysis of a Pakistani newspaper Dr. Nadia Agha & Zamir Ahmed Abstract Violence Against Women (VAW) occurs globally and affects women socially and psychologically. Pakistan has a rigid patriarchal culture where women have constrained lives. The global gender gap report (2016) places Pakistan […]

Use of Facebook as a Source of Social Capital

Use of Facebook as a Source of Social Capital Azam Jan, Mukhtar Ahmad Abstract This research work was intended o study the effects of Facebook usage on the social capital of youth in Pakistan. Through this study, the researcher anticipated to make valued contribution in developing better understanding of Facebook uses among Pakistani youth. For […]

An Assessment of Association between Financial Constraint and Protection Gap With Respect to International Health Assistance among Internally Displaced Persons

An Assessment of Association between Financial Constraint and Protection Gap With Respect to International Health Assistance among Internally Displaced Persons Irfan Ud Din, Asad Ullah, Mussawar Shah Abstract The major objective of this research study was to study the present state of health related protection gap among internally displaced persons (IDPs). A sample size of […]

Current Conflict and the Ensuing Debates about Identity among the Pakhtuns in Cultural and Virtual Spaces

Current Conflict and the Ensuing Debates about Identity among the Pakhtuns in Cultural and Virtual Spaces By: Muhammad Ayub Jan Abstract The participation of Pakhtuns1 in debates of identity during the current conflict in Pakistan-Afghanistan borderland has received little attention from the scholars of conflict studies on the region. These debates (held in cultural and […]