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
 
 
 

Author Name    Mohammad Abdul Qadeer

Title   Pakistan

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London, UK Routledge

ISBN    0415375665 / 9780415375665

Seller ID   027913

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.

Pakistan Islam Muslim

Price = 20.95 USD


Books of related interest
The Political Triangle: Pakistan, India and Britain
Dr K. Raman Pillai
14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Standard of Living in India and Pakistan: 1931-32 to 1940-41
R.C. Desai
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Soviet Relations with India and Pakistan
Devendra Kaushik
9.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Pakistan's Search for Constitutional Consensus
K.P. Misra, M.V. Lakhi, and Virendra Narain
14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Interwing Trade in Pakistan: Causes, Consequences and Prospects
K.L. Seth
5.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Neither Night Nor Day: Thirteen Stories By Women from Pakistan
Rakhshanda Jalil (ed.)
6.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Islamist Militancy, National Security and The Pakistan State
Dhirandra Pundir
79.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Power and Privelege: Influence and Decision-making in Pakistan
Robert LaPorte, Jr.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Pakistan-China Axis
B.L. Sharma
3.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Pakistan Politics
Tapan Das
2.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Pakistan in Crisis
G.S. Bhargava
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Pakistan's Foreign Policy: An Appraisal
Sangat SIngh
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie