ISSN(Print): 2709-6254 | ISSN(Online) : 2709-6262 | ISSN-L : 2709-6254


Exploring the Effects of Globalization on Interpersonal Relationships: A Study of Punjab, Pakistan


  1. Aamir Hayat
    Assistant Professor, School of Sociology, Minhaj University, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
  2. Prof. Dr. Haq Nawaz Anwar
    Professor, Department of Sociology, Government College University, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
  3. Mian Ahmad Iqbal
    Lecturer, School of Sociology, Minhaj University, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan


Globalization produces many benefits for mankind but also some unintended and undesired negative effects like economic crises, unemployment, poverty, pollution and even disrupting social cohesion and communities. Due to information era and globalization people and communities can communicate to each other almost without restrictions everywhere from anywhere, using personal computers, cell phones, iPads, iPhones and some other type of electronic devices. Present study finds out the effects of globalization on interpersonal relationships in the province of Punjab, Pakistan. The study was confined to three districts of Punjab, Pakistan and 480 respondents were selected through Multi Stage Sampling Technique. In the present study; the data were collected with the help of interview schedule. After field work data was analyzed by using Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS).The overall findings show that the globalization has effects on interpersonal relationships. On the basis of research finding it is concluded that gender, background, age, education and income of the respondents were influencing on their thinking about globalization had effects on interpersonal relationships.

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Communication Process, Globalization, Interpersonal Relationship


Article # 5
Volume # 1
Issue # 3

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DOI Number: 10.47205/jdss.2020(1-III)5
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