Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Mohammad Abdul Qadeer Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Mohammad Abdul Qadeer
Pakistan
Routledge; London, UK; 0415375665 / 9780415375665; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Muslim societies are presumed to be stagnant and resistant to change. Yet the reality is quite the contrary. Pakistan is a pivotal Muslim nation. It exemplifies the scope and direction of social change in a Muslim society. This book shows how modernization as well as Islamization are simulataneously acting as processes of social transformation in Pakistan, alon with population growth, urbanization and economic development. It offers an insightful view into Pakistan, exploring the wide range of ethnic groups, the countryside and cities, religion and community, and popular culture and national identity. It concludes by discussing likely future developments in Pakistan, engaging students and academics interested in Pakistan and muticulturalism. Overall, this book is a comprehensive examination of social and cultural forces in Pakistani society, and is an important resource for anyone wanting to understand contemporary Pakistan and the Muslim world. Contents List of illustrations Glossary and Abbreviations Preface 1 Changing Pakistan 2 Patterns of Social Change 3 Landscape of Independence 4 Nation and ethnicity 5 Urban transformations 6 Development and the countryside 7 Islam and social life 8 Family, kinship, community and civil society 9 Everyday life 10 Whither Pakistan? Notes Epilogue Bibliography Index. Printed Pages: 336. 027913

Price: 20.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Mohammad Abdul Qadeer
Pakistan: Social and Cultural Transformations in a Muslim Nation
Routledge; London, UK; 2007; 0415375665 / 9780415375665; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This is the first English-language survey of Pakistanís socio-economic evolution. Mohammad Qadeer gives an essential overview of social and cultural transformation in Pakistan since independence, which is crucial to understanding Pakistanís likely future direction. Pakistan examines how tradition and family life continue to contribute long term stability, and explores the areas where very rapid changes are taking place: large population increase, urbanization, economic development, and the nature of civil society and the state. It offers an insightful view into Pakistan, exploring the wide range of ethnic groups, the countryside, religion and community, and popular culture and national identity. It concludes by discussing the likely future social development in Pakistan, captivating students and academics interested in Pakistan and multiculturalism. Qadeerís impressive work is a comprehensive examination of social and cultural forces in Pakistani society, and is an important resource for anyone wanting to understand contemporary Pakistan. Printed Pages: 336. 019482

Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2016. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie