International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research

International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research


International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research
International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research
Vol. 3, Issue 1 (2017)

Impact of modernization on women empowerment in Pakistan: A study of Multan and Dera ghazi khan


Mehreen Hashmi, Ali Raza

The purpose of this study is to understand the impact of modernization on women empowerment in Pakistan: A Study of Multan and Dera Ghazi Khan. Quantitative research method was using conduct this research paper. A Total of (N=100) women are chosen as participants from different area and organizations of Multan and Dera Ghazi Khan. Majority of the participants belong to Working Class. The objective of the study is to explore the impact modernization on women empowerment, the factors that contribute in modernization, to measure the impacts of modernization on empowerment, to analyse the role of Media to empower women, and elevate the status of women in south Punjab and its impacts on participation of Women in decision making, family support of get education, self-esteemed of women in south Punjab, awareness about women rights in south Punjab. To explore the level of participation of women in politics, barriers of women empowerment electronic media on women empowerment. The universe of the present study was the Dera Ghazi Khan city and the population were 18 to 60 years old women and status. In this study purposive Random sampling were used. The data was collected through the interview schedule. It was suggested that to betterment of the women through modernization.
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