Sociological Analysis of Child Abuse in Balochistan

Authors

  • Dr. Sadia Barrech Department of Social Work University of Balochistan
  • Muhammad Din Department of Sociology, International Islamic University Islamabad

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46568/pjass.v10i1.103

Keywords:

Child Abuse, Pakistan, Protection, Neglect

Abstract

This study focus on child abuse in an association to family decorations of acknowledgment dismissal towards their children and the impact of demographic factors in Pakistani socio-cultural setting. The concerns over rising incidence of child abuse and neglect have received global attention. A number of national and international organizations have shown serious concerns and are demanding strict measures to tackle the issues of child protection.400 children (76% male & 26% female) of age ranging from 8-19 years were randomly selected. The data were collected from Quetta city. The results indicated that low monthly income of the family are one of the momentous elements of child abuse.

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Published

2019-09-08

How to Cite

Barrech, S., & Din, M. (2019). Sociological Analysis of Child Abuse in Balochistan. Pakistan Journal of Applied Social Sciences, 10(1), 101–116. https://doi.org/10.46568/pjass.v10i1.103

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