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Swat: An Afghan society in Pakistan: Urbanisation and change in a tribal environment

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Published by Institut universitaire d"etudes du developpement in Genf .
Written in English

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  • Social Sciences,Sociology,
  • SEL Library selection

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    Open LibraryOL22601368M
    ISBN 109698380558

    Pakistan, encased between India, Afghanistan, Iran and China, is the result of indigenous cultures among the oldest in Asia and the world, such as the Indus Valley that began in the 4 th millennium B.C. The country lay is also a fruit of conquests and migrations attested, for example, by the shalwar kameez, the national dress coming from Turko-Iranian nomadic invaders and . Pakistan has some of the world's modern vibrant and open media. Pakistani media has also played a vital role in exposing corruption.. Urbanisation in Pakistan has increased since the time of independence and has several different causes. The majority of southern Pakistan's population lives along the Indus River. Karachi is its most populous city. Construction of Pakistan's new purpose-built national capital city of Islamabad in led to greater investment in the city, as well as a brief stint as the country's capital immediately before completion of Islamabad. Modern Rawalpindi is socially and economically intertwined with Islamabad, and the greater metropolitan city is also home to numerous suburban .


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Swat: An Afghan society in Pakistan: Urbanisation and change in a tribal environment by Inam Ur-Rahim Download PDF EPUB FB2

Swat: an Afghan society in Pakistan: urbanisation and change in tribal environment. Inam-ur-Rahim, Alain M. Viaro. City Press, - History - pages. Swat: an Afghan society in Pakistan: urbanisation and change in tribal environment: Authors: Inam.

Get this from a library. Swat: an Afghan society in Pakistan: urbanisation and change in a tribal environment. [Inam-ur-Rahim.; Alain M Viaro] -- Extrait de la couverture: "The Pukhtun society of the Swat valley in the North West Frontier Province, Pakistan, is at the crossroads of social transformation and change.

The Mghan Yusafzai tribe. Get this from a library. Swat: an Afghan society in Pakistan: urbanisation and change in tribal environment. [Inam-ur-Rahim.; Alain M Viaro]. Swat: An Afghan society in Pakistan: Urbanisation and Change in a Tribal Environment: Authors: Inam-ur-Rahim, Viaro, Mario Alain.

Publication Swat: An Afghan society in Pakistan: Urbanisation and Change in a Tribal Environment. Genève: Institut universitaire d'études du développement, Cited by: 4. The Dards are a group of Indo-Aryan peoples found predominantly in northern Pakistan, north India and eastern speak Dardic languages, which belong to the Indo-Aryan largest populations of Dards are in Gilgit-Baltistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan and in the Kashmir Valley and Chenab Valley in are smaller populations in Ladakh.

Swat District (Pashto: سوات ولسوالۍ ‎, pronounced ; Urdu: ضِلع سوات ‎) is a district in Malakand Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty. Centred upon the upper portions of the Swat River, Swat was a major centre of early Buddhist thought as part of the Gandhara kingdom, and today is littered with ruins from Capital: Saidu Sharif.

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The Mughals introduced Persian literature and high culture, establishing the roots of Indo-Persian culture in the region. From the region of modern-day Pakistan, key cities during the Mughal rule were Lahore and Thatta, both of which were chosen as the site of impressive Mughal buildings.

In the early 16th century, the region remained under the Mughal Empire ruled by Muslim emperors. Swat: An Afghan Society in Pakistan Urbanisation and Change in a Tribal Environment. Inam-ur~Rahim. Alain Viaro A joint publication of C"rty Press and Graduate lnstitute of Development Studies, Geneva.

Swat: An Afghan Societr in Pakistan Orllanis~tion itlld. ^ Swat: An Afghan Society in Pakistano: Urbanisation and Change in Tribal Environment By Inam-ur-Rahim, Alain M. Viaro Published by City Press, Page 59 ^ a b c Fredrik Barth, Features of Person and Society in Swat: Collected Eseoj Horzono: PKT (UTC 5).

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The story had highlighted jihadism in South Punjab, especially in Dera Ghazi Khan. The NYT story even drew a reaction from media outlets across the country. No one understood that South Punjab is being rightly equated with Swat, not because of violence but due to the presence of elements that aim at taking the society and state in another.

This book offers a critical synthesis of the archaeology of South Asia from the Neolithic period (c BCE), when domestication began, to the spread of Buddhism accompanying the Mauryan Emperor Asoka's reign (third century BCE).Cited by: Immigration, from both within and outside the country, is regarded as one of the main factors contributing to urbanisation in Pakistan.

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Nuzhat Shandana Malik, Khan Abdul Qayyum Khan, Session The British defeated the city's Talpur rulers at the Battle of Hyderabad on 24 March The provincial capital was then transferred to Karachi by the British general Sir Charles the last stronghold in Sindh, the conquered city was the final step in the British Conquest of Sindh.

Following the success of the British, several of the city's Talpur Mirs rulers were exiled and. COSS collected data on MPhil and PhD theses written in public sector universities from to Three sources were used to acquire it.

National Bibliography of Research Theses Submitted to the Universities of Pakistan (, Ph.D. and Equivalent Levels) published by the University Grants Commission, Islamabad in The Social Science Departments and. After the Pakistan–India war inthousands of Biharis and Bengalis from Bangladesh arrived in the Karachi, followed by Muslim Rohingya refugees [33] from Burma, and Asians from Uganda.

Approximately million [34] Afghan citizens reside in Pakistan on a temporary bases. [35] [36] Many of them were born and raised in Pakistan in the. Two wars are being fought in Pakistan: a military one against the violence of religious extremists, and a psychological and emotional one to resist a more insidious change in society itself — the growth of intolerance, a drift toward the right and a decline in room for cultural, religious, ethnic or social diversity.The appointment of the notorious tribal chiefs like Zehri and Bijarani as federal minister has clearly sent terribly wrong signals to the oppressors of women in Pakistan.

What is really needed is a fundamental change in social attitudes toward women, particularly in rural and tribal Pakistan.Pakistan has many marine and inland fishery resources.

The potential was estimated at 1 million tonnes/year from the marine subsector alone. The commercially important resources include near demersal fish species, 50 small pelagic fish species, 15 medium-sized pelagic species and 20 large pelagic fish species. In addition, there are also 15 commercial species of shrimp, 12 of .