Proceedings of the 2017 7th International Conference on Education and Management (ICEM 2017)

Travel Freedom, Sexual Harassment and Family Support to Female Higher Education in Pakistan

Authors
Sumara Mehmood, Chong Li
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Sumara Mehmood
Available Online January 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icem-17.2018.28How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Travel freedom; Sexual harassment; Family support
Abstract
The developed nations around the world pay equal attention to male and female's higher education, however females' higher education in Pakistan is still most neglected sector. The paper is an effort to investigate the impact of travel Freedom, sexual harassment and family support to female's higher education. Through a survey of 601 individuals across the country, the paper found that females in Pakistan are facing wide ranging socio-economic and cultural restrictions during the attainment of higher education. The research concluded the dream of gender equality in Pakistan is impossible to achieve in near future.
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Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
January 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-463-7
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
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