Orient Research Journal of Social Sciences (ORJSS)



Orient Research Journal of Social Sciences (ORJSS) publishes original and quality research in all disciplines of social sciences. ORJSS is a double-blind peer-reviewed and multidisciplinary research journal that publishes bi-annually by the Department of Political Science GC Women University Sialkot, Pakistan. This academic research journal addresses both applied and theoretical issues in social sciences in English language. Likely subscribers are universities, research institutions, governmental, non-governmental agencies and individual researchers.

ISSN Print 2616-7085
ISSN Online 2616-7093

Scope & Mission

Orient Research Journal of Social Sciences (ORJSS) is the official journal of Department of Political Science GC Women University Sialkot, Pakistan. The principal purpose of the journal is to publish scholarly work in different fields of Social Sciences. The research that is published may take a theoretical or speculative model as well as statistical and mathematical. Contributions are welcomed from all fields which have relevant and insightful comments to make about the social sciences.

1Dr. Zahid YaseenChief EditorGC Women University, Sialkoteditor.orjss@gmail.com
2Dr. Muhammad MuzaffarEditorGC Women University, Sialkoteditor.orjss@gmail.com
1Samia RehmanNortheastern University Boston USA
2Dr. Nigar KhanNortheastern University Boston USA
3Jin-Wan SeoNational University, Incheon, KOREA
4Dr. Duncan BellTeaching Officer Christ’s College, university of Cambridge
5Prof John DunnKings College, university of Cambridge
6Gordon BarrettUniversity of Oxford China Centre, USA
7Dr. Muhammad IqbalChawalaUniversity of the Punjab Lahore
8Dr. Iram KhalidUniversity of the Punjab Lahore, Pakistan
9Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmad Ch.University of Islamabad
10Dr. Manzoor Khan AfridiInternational Islamic University Islamabad
11Dr. Muqarrab AkbarB. Z. U Multan
12Dr. A. Z. HilaliUniversity of Peshawar
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  • The contributors are advised to submit their manuscript via email (editor.orjss@gmail.com & editor.jopi@gcwus.edu.pk) as an attachment (Ms Word). It is desirable that referencing be in Chicago citation style at the footnote of the documents.
  • The documents should be typed in (MS Word) double space with wide margins. All tables and statistical data should be organized with consistent style so that it may easily be composed for the Journal.
  • Authors should submit abstracts of their articles 100-150 words along with three to five key words. The first page should include the title, author’s full name, designation, institutional affiliation, address and email address. The manuscript should be between 3000-7000 words.

ORJSS follows the ethics guidelines developed by Higher Education Commision of Pakistan. Please click to VIEW the detailed document.

The manuscript may be submitted electronically by 15th of the April for Issue-I (June) and 15th of October for Issue-II (December)

The Orient Research Journal of Social Sciences follows double blind review policy. The articles will be sent to referees (national/international) for blind review. Contributors will be informed about comments of the referees and will be required to revise the article accordingly, if required.

Note: The Editor/Advisory Board reserves the right to make necessary editorial revisions. Opinions expressed in articles are those of the contributors and should not be attributed to the Department, the Editor or Editorial Board in any way.

2020 – Volum 5 – Issue 1
01Effects of Malnutrition on Students’ Attendance and Annual Exam Score at Primary School Level in District Tharparkar, SindhJameel Ahmed Qureshi , Dr. Tarique Bhatti & Dr. Shakeela Shah
02Afghanistan after NATO Withdrawal: Insurgency and Peace DialogueMairaj ul Hamid, Memoona Mehmood & Dr. Abdul Wadood
03Laughter in Aristophanes’ Frogs and Shakespeare’s As You Like It: A Comparative AnalysisNaila Arshad, Muhammad Shahbaz & Samana Khalid
04Socio-Economic Profile of Home Based Women Workers (HBWWs) in Shoe Making Industry: A Case Study from District LahoreIram Shahid , Sitwat Farooq & Hafiza Faiza Arshad
05Climate Change and Water Shortage in Pakistan: An AnalysisTahira Shahzad , Sarwat Chohdhry & Khalid Ghuman
06The United States Counter Terrorism Strategy 2001-2020 (Evolution, Prospects and Challenges)Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Roy, Muhammad Waqas Nawab & Saima Rafique
07Kashmir and Uncertainties: Dynamics of Conflicts between India and PakistanDr. Muhammad Younis
08Understanding Economic Potential of Erstwhile FATA and the Challenges AheadNiaz Muhammad, Dr. Muhammad Mumtaz Ali Khan
09Subversion of Traditional Feminine Stereotypes in Mohsin Hamid’s Exit WestDr. TaimurKayani, Mariam Mubarik & Mohsin Hamid Butt
10Association between Economic Prosperity and Anti-social Tendencies among Youth in Pakistan: A Study of District Buner, Khyber PakhtunkhwaKhalid Saeed, Dr. Uzma Ashiq & Dr. Amir Zada Asad
2019 – Volum 4 – Issue 2
01Effect of Entrepreneurial Attitude on Entrepreneurship Motivation with mediating Role of Entrepreneurial EducationGohar Mahmood, Sidra Ghulam Rasool & Muhammad Arif Nawaz
02Neo-Liberalism and Post-Feminist Fiction in Pakistan: A Globalized CritiqueDr. Adnan Tahir, Dr. Zia Ahmed & Dr. Ayyaz Qadeer
03The Impact of School Environment on Performance of Private and Public Sector Schools at Secondary Level in PunjabFaiza Masood, Dr. Iram Rubab & Ishtiaq Ahmad
04Pakistan-America Relations during Trump Era: The Afghanistan FactorSalma Naz, Abdul Wadood & Dr. Humaira Masood
05Functional English Courses for BS Applied Sciences Programme: Former Students’ and Teachers’ PerceptionsMuhammad Nawaz
06Impact of Ambience on Dinners’ Satisfaction in Food Street Restaurants: A Widening Horizon in the WorldDr. Sadia Farooq
07Foreign Content and National Integrity: An Evaluation of Curriculum in Private Sector Education at School Level in PakistanMadiha Saeed, Shahida Parveen & Dr. Muhammad Shahbaz
08Post-legislative Acid Crime Situation and Women Status in Pakistan: Narrative Analysis of Rural Women Acid Survivors in PunjabBeenish Ijaz Butt, Uzma Ashiq & Nargis Abbas Mirza
09The Sikh Diaspora: An Analysis on Rebirth of Khalistan Movement in 21st CenturyIqra Jathol
10Pakistan-China Iron Brother: A New Horizon of Interstate RelationsSajida Begum, Dr. Imran Ashraf & Dr. Muhammad Muzaffar
11ISPR’S Visual Contents’ Role in Image Building of PakistanSyed MazherHussain, Dr. Muhammad Zahid Bilal Sarwat Chodhry
12Exploring the Relationship between Stock Exchange Prices and Macroeconomic Indicators in Pakistan: An Application of ARDL ApproachDr. Hina Ali, Dr. Saadia Irshad
13Metaphors We Live By: A Critical and Corpus Based Analysis of 21st Century Pakistani English PoetryMuhammad Riaz Gohar, Dr. Behzad Anwar & Dr. Muhammad Afzal
2019 – Volum 4 – Issue 1
01Exploring SMEs Performance through Market Orientation and Sensing Capability: PLS-SEM Modeling ApproachDr. Saqlain Raza, Dr. Saad Hassan, Muhammad Arif Nawaz
02Assessing the Role of Knowledge Management in Organizational Performance through Organizational LearningDr. Anjum Naz, Dr. Masood Ul Hassan, Arslan Ayub
03Exploring the Contemporary Educational Challenges and Impact of Influential Coaching Classes of English Language Learning in PakistanHassan Bin Zubair, Ishtiaq Ahmad, Dr. Iftikhar Haider Malik
04An Analysis of Interactional Metadiscourse Markers in Urdu Journalistic WritingsHaroon Shafique, Dr. Behzad Anwar, Muhammad Shahbaz
05Role of Texting in Communicative Confidence Boosting: A Comparative Inter-Gender StudyDr. Rana Faqir Muhammad Aslam, Obaid-ur-Rehman, Dr Muhammad Rashid Hafeez, Dr Ali Ahmad
06Traces of Brecht’s Socio-Political Philosophy in Shahid Nadeem’s Play The Third KnockDr. Taimur Kayani, Farrukh Hameed, Ishtiaq Ahmad
07Terrorism: The Biggest Security Challenge to the Integrity of PakistanZain Ul Abiden Malik, He Zhilong, Dr. Imran Ashraf
08Pak-China Relations in 21st Century: a Critical AppraisalDr. Syed Shahbaz Hussain Shamsi, Dr. Ghulam Mustafa, Najaf Ali
09The Role of Motivation on Job Satisfaction at Primary LevelMuhammad Qasim Ali, Dr. Rashid Minas Wattoo, Dr. Azhar Mahmood
10The Socio Economic Determinants of Income Inequality in PakistanAdiqa Kiani, Sara Siddique, Saima Sheikh
11Kashmir Conflict: A French PerspectiveHumaira Masood Dar, Muhammad Muzaffar
2018 – Volum 3 – Issue 2
01Enduring Legacy of Realism and the US Foreign Policy: Dynamics of Prudence, National Interest and Balance of PowerMuhammad Nadeem Mirza
02Social Development in South Asian Regionalism: A Study of People Centered Activities and Programs in SAARCDr. Manzoor Ahmad Naazer
03Pakistani Bilingual Undergraduate Students’ Language Preferences on Social MediaDr. Muhammad Rashid Hafeez, Dr. Ali Ahmad, Dr. Rana Faqir Muhammad Aslam
04Sino-US Geostrategic Competition in the South China Sea: Contextualising Rivalries, Interests, and StrategiesShazia Mehboob
05Media Coverage of 18th Constitutional Amendment in Newspapers of Pakistan: A Comparative AnalysisZahra Shakil Mirza
06Determinants of Entrepreneurial Intention: The Mediating effect of Entrepreneurial EducationDr. Khawar Naheed Muhammad Arif Nawaz Ishrat Blouch
07Political Philosophy of Allama Iqbal: A Literary ReviewDr. Tahir Abbas Tayib Sajida Perveen
08Epistemology of Globalization in Contemporary World and its Socio-Economic EffectsWaqar Hussain, Khurram Maqsood Ahmad
09Global Liberalism versus Political Islam
(A Prospect of Conflict and Co – ordination 2001 – 2018)
Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Roy, Dr. Zakir Hussain, Khawaja Muhammad Iqbal
10Impact of Religion on Quality of Life among Young Female Students in Pakistan: A Case Study of SialkotSalbia Abbas, Shabana Saeed, Saira Abbas
11Limited Nuclear Proliferation and Nuclear DeterrenceDr. Sultan Mubariz Khan, Syed Tanveer Ali Shah , Sidra Karamat,
12Conflict Management between Pakistan and India (1996-2001): The Major Track Two Diplomatic Groups, Actors and Events InvolvedDr. Naseem Saharai, Robina Khan
13Effects of Selective Exposure of GEO TV and ARY TV on the Perceptions of Viewers regarding the Electoral Rigging Issue in Pakistan: An AssessmentDr. Muhammad Zahid Bilal, Naila Ishtiaq, Abdul Wadood
2018 – Volum 3 – Issue 1
01France and Pakistan Quest for Nuclear Deterrence: A Response to the Issue of National SecurityDr. Humaira Masood Dar
02Relationship between Human Capital, It Resources and Organizational Performance: An Operational Capabilities Mediated ModelSaad Hassan, Dr. Tang See Mei & Husna Bt. Johari
03Pakistan’s Countering Terrorism Efforts: An AnalysisDr. Zahid Yaseen, Rabia Naveed
04Effects of Sir Syed Movement on Indian Literature and Society: A Guiding Principal for Social AwarenessMuhammad Afzal Butt, Muhammad Shahbaz
05Investigating the Impact of Workplace Stressors on Turnover Intentions: A Case of Banking Sector of SialkotIram Rehmat, Sana Inam Pal & Nabia Sanam Shahid
06The Election Years 2017-18 and the Regional Circumstances: Prediction, Reality, Constitutional Constraints and Challenges for New Upcoming GovernanceDr. Muhammad Imran Ashraf, Muhammad Saleem Akhtar, Dr. Waseem Ishaque
07The Impact of Learning and Market Orientation on Product Development:The Mediating Effect of Innovation CapabilityDr. Khawar Naheed, Muhammad Arif Nawaz & Badar Latif
08Balochistan Insurgency: Causes and ProspectsDr. Muhammad Muzaffar, Sidra Karamat & Khalid Saeed
09Being an Effeminate in the Family: Family Experiences of the Transgenders of PakistanAbid Mehmood Ansari,Prof. Dr. Fauzia Maqsood
10Job Related Hypertensions among Secondary School Teachers and its Impact on their Performance: A Case Study of Dera Ghazi KhanDr. Muhammad Arshad Javaid, Fariha Sohil & Sadia Perveen
11The Talent Management Practices for Employee Job Retention_ A Phenomenological investigation of Private Sector Banking Organizations in PakistanSyed Adnan Ali & Muqqadas Rehman
Volum 2 – Issue 2 – 2017
01Impact of Ethical Leadership and Ethical Climate on Employees’
Outcomes: The Mediating Effect of Trust in Organization
Muhammad Arif Nawaz, Dr. Masood Ul Hassan, Dr. Khawar Naheed
02Women Political Participation in Pakistan: Steps towards Reshaping the Political EnvironmentFarzana Zaheer Syed & Dr. Humaira Masood Dar
03Child Begging in Pakistan: A Case Study of GujranwalaAbid Mehmood Ansari, Muhammad Hassan Rauf & IrumNazir
04Evolution of Religious Ethnicity in the Indian MuslimsMalik Shamas Ali & Dr. Humaira Masood Dar
05Factors Affecting Son Preference Phenomenon and Women Familial Status in PakistanBeenish Ijaz Butt & Amir Zada Asad
06Book Review: The Next 100 Years: A Forecast of the 21st CenturyMughiza Imtiaz
07Conduction of Needs Analysis for Designing Syllabus of Spoken English for Tertiary Level TeachersHaroon Shafique, Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Shahbaz
Volum 2 – Issue 1 – 2017
01Emoji Usage by Android Consumers: A Gender-Based InquiryMuhammad Shahbaz, Tabassum Razzaq & Muhammad Riaz Gohar
02Human Resource Management, Strategic Human Resource Management, Business Ethics and Organizational Performance: Evidence from Fast Food Industry in PakistanDr. Masood Ul Hassan & Muhammad Arif Nawaz
03Ideological Aspect of Pakistan’s Foreign Policy: Pros and ConsDr. Humaira Masood Dar & Dr. Zahid Yaseen
04Human Development and Democratic Governance: An AnalysisDr. Muhammad Muzaffar & Sarwat Choudhary
05Impact of Study Habits on the Academic Achievements of Low and High Achievers in the Subject of English at Secondary LevelDr. Muhammad Arshad Javaid, Qazi Abdul Ghafoor & Imtiaz Hussain Tahir
Volum 1 – Issue 2 – 2016
01Labour Movement in West Pakistan 1947-1958: A Perspective on PunjabShahbaz Ahmad
02Teaching Parts of Speech through Literature: An ExperimentAbdul Ghaffar Tahir
03Socio-Economic Conditions of Child Beggars in Gujranwala:An Exploratory StudyAbid Mehmood Ansari
04China-Russia Relations after the Cold WarMuhammad Muzaffar & Imran Khan
05Vocabulary Learning Strategies of ESL Students at Intermediate Level in PakistanNaila Gul, Sayyam Saeed & Dr. Muhammad Shahbaz
Volum 1 – Issue 1 – 2016
01Educational Slabs and Vote for Political Parties: An Empirical Evidence of South Punjab (Pakistan)Muhammad Azhar & Dr. Ayaz Muhammad
02Historical Indulgent of Military as an Institution in the WorldDr. Zahid Yaseen & Dr. Humaira Masood Dar
03Social Policy and Women Status in Pakistan: A Situation AnalysisBeenish Ijaz Butt & Amir Zada Asad
04Pak-Indian, Heads of States Sideline Meetings for Normalizing of Conditions in both Countries through SAARC Engine: Efforts and OutcomesDr. Ghulam Mustafa & Muhammad Tasleem Ashraf
05A Study to Investigate the Teachers’ Managing Strategies for Students’ Misbehaviors in Secondary Schools of LahoreNoor-ul-Ain & Sayyam Bin Saeed
2020 – Volum 5 – Issue 2
01Dwindling Classical Cultural Trends of Family: Prospect Consequences on Elderly Care in Modern PakistanUzma Ashiq & Nargis Abbas
02Emerging New World Order and China’s Presumption of International Relations: An AnalysisNasreen Akhtar, Ahsan Riaz & Ayesha Mazhar
03Negotiated International Customs: Dynamics, Transformation and CodificationDr. Shakeel Ahmad
04Housing for All: A Case Study of Kachi Abbadis (Slums) in Achieving the Goal of Housing for All in PakistanMirza Shahid Rizwan Baig, Hafiz Muhammad Usman Nawaz & Dr. Rao Qasim Idrees
05Measuring Horizontal Inequality in Income: An Intersectionality Perspective on Ethnicity and Education in PakistanFaisal Munir & Sami Ullah
06Readiness for Self-Directed Learning among Pakistani Students: A Comparison of Traditional and Virtual ClassroomsTariq Hussain, Muhammad Arshad Javaid & Ajia Sabar
07Effect of Problem Solving Approach on Achievement of Eighth Grade Students in MathematicsBushra Naz & Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Akhter
08Pakistan Army Amendment Act 2020: An Appraisal Shazia Sultan,Tahira Jabeen & Dr. Manzoor Ahmad
09“Nobody’s Free Until Everybody’s Free”: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Obama’s COVID-19 SpeechHassan Bukhtiar, Dr. Muhammad Rashid Hafeez & Dr. Rizwan Akhtar
10An Investigation into the Factors Influencing Students’ Academic Performance at University LevelDr. Hina Munir, Kiran Khadim & Rehana Mansha
11Access to Quality Education of Children with Autism in Lahore: A Perspective of Teacher and ParentsDr. Ibtasam Thakur, Dr. Asmaa Azeem &Zikra Faiz
12Improving Supply Chain Performance through Supplier Relationship Management: A Moderating Model of Knowledge Management Practices in Automobile Sector of PakistanKashif Mahmood, Dr. Muqqadas Rehman & Prof. Dr. Ch. Abdul Rehman
13Academic Functioning of University Departments in Pakistan: An AnalysisMuhammad Farooq , Dr Muhammad Sarwar & Ashfaque Ahmad Shah
14Learners’ Attitudes on the Infusion of Cooperative Learning in EducationRaja Muhammad Ishtiaq Khan, Ghulam Mustafa & Abdul Aziz Awan
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