Pakistan: an overview

A roadside tea stall in Chaman, Pakistan (from Journey through Pakistan, cited below.)

General | Humanities | Maps/Atlases | Social Sciences | Sound Recordings | Videos

Amin, Mohamed, 1943-
     Journey through Pakistan / Mohamed Amin, Duncan Willetts, Graham Hancock.
   London : Bodley Head, 1982.
       UCB   Main      DS377 .A721 1982

Burki, Shahid Javed.
     Pakistan : a nation in the making / Shahid Javed Burki.  Boulder, Colo. :
   Westview Press ; Pakistan : Oxford University Press, 1986.
     Series title:  Profiles/Nations of contemporary Asia.
       UCB   Moffitt   DS384 .B877 1986 *c2 copies
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS384 .B877 1986

Contemporary problems of Pakistan / edited by J. Henry Korson.  Boulder :
    Westview Press ; Lahore : Pak Book Corp., 1993.
        UCB   Main      DS389 .C66 1993

Devindex Pakistan : index to 1976 Pakistani literature on economic and
     social development / editor Akhtar H. Siddiqui ; indexer Qamar Afroz.
     Islamabad : Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, [pref. 1978].
       Series title:  Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Library
     publication - Pakistan Institute of Development Economics ; no. 6.
         UCB   S-S/EAsia HC440.5.A12 S5 REF

Guide to the sources of Asian history. 8, Pakistan / International Council
   on Archives.  Islamabad : National Archives of Pakistan, 1990-
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS384 .G797 1990 REF v.1 (1990)

Khan, Dilawar.
     Bibliographies on Pakistan / Dilawar Khan.  Islamabad : Ramma Printers,
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS376.9.A12 K47 1981 REF

Pakistan, a country study / Foreign Area Studies, the American University ;
   edited by Richard F. Nyrop.  5th ed.  Washington, D.C. : For sale by the
   Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., c1984.
     Series title:  Area handbook series.
     Series title:  DA pam ; 550-48.
       UCB   GovSocSci DS376.9 .P376 1984
       UCB   Law Lib   Asia KF5234 .A74 1984
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS376.9 .P376 1984 REF

Taylor, David D.
     Pakistan / David Taylor, compiler.  Oxford, England ; Santa Barbara,
   Calif. : Clio Press, c1990.
     Series title:  World bibliographical series ; v. 10.
       UCB   Ref/Bib   DS376.9.A12 T39 1990
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS376.9.A12 T39 1990 REF

The Women of Pakistan : a selected bibliography with annotations / edited
     by Farida Shaheed.  1st ed.  Lahore : Shirkat Gah, 1992.
         UCB   Main      HQ1745.5.A12 W6 1992
         UCB   S-S/EAsia HQ1745.5.A12 W6 1992 REF

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Arts, Dance, Music

Arts and crafts of Pakistan. Karachi : Export Promotion Bureau, Govt. of Pakistan, 1994. UCB Main NK1051.A1 A78 1994 Ijaz ul Hassan, 1940- Painting in Pakistan / Ijaz ul Hassan. Lahore : Ferozsons, c1991. UCB Main ND1010.7 .I44 1991 Ishaq, Shahid. Evolution of classical dancing in Pakistan; a study. [Karachi, Printers Combine (Mercantile) 1969]. UCD Shields GV1703.P25 I75 UCLA URL GV 1703 P15I79 UCR Rivera GV1703.P25 I75 Malik, M. Saeed. The musical heritage of Pakistan / M. Saeed Malik. 1st ed. Islamabad : Idara Saqafat-e-Pakistan, [1982]. UCB Music ML3758.P35 M341 1983 Mumtaz, Kamil Khan. Architecture in Pakistan / Kamil Khan Mumtaz. Singapore : Concept Media, c1985. UCB EnvDesign NA1510.7 .M851 1985 Swarup, Shanti. The arts and crafts of India and Pakistan; a pictorial survey of dancing, music, painting, sculpture, architecture, art crafts, and ritual decorations, from the earliest times to the present day. With 6... [1st ed.]. Bombay, Taraporevala's Treasure House of Books [c1957]. UCB EnvDesign N7301 S8 UCB Main N7301 S8


Backstrom, Peter C. Languages of northern areas / Peter C. Backstrom, Carla F. Radloff. Islamabad, Pakistan : National Institute of Pakistan Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University ; High Wycombe, England : Summer Institute of Linguistics ; Dallas, TX : International Academic Bookstore [distributor], c1992. Series title: Sociolinguistic survey of northern Pakistan ; v. 2. UCB Main P381.P18 B2 1992 The English language in Pakistan / edited by Robert J. Baumgardner. 1st ed. Karachi : Oxford University Press, 1993. UCB Main PE3502.P34 E54 1993 Faridah Hafiz. People's representatives and the national language : survey report / Farida Hafiz ; translated by Jamil Azar. 1st ed. Islamabad : National Language Authority, 1988. Series title: Silsilah-yi matbu'at-i Muqtadirah-yi Qaumi Zaban ; 196. Series title: Survey report, etc. (Muqtadirah-yi Qaumi Zaban (Pakistan)) ; 21. UCB Main P119.32.P18 F3713 1988 Geijbels, M. The rise and development of Urdu and the importance of regional languages in Pakistan / by M. Geijbels and J.S. Addleton. Rawalpindi, Pakistan : Christian Study Centre, [198-?]. Series title: C.S.C. series ; no. 22. NRLF B 3 878 366 Gilani, Ijaz. The language question : public attitudes on language of education and employment / Ijaz Shafi Gilani with Syed Muttaqeen-ur-Rehman. Islamabad : Gallup Pakistan and National Language Authority, [1986?]. Series title: Publication serial (Muqtadirah-yi Qaumi Zaban (Pakistan)) ; 85. Series title: Joint publication serial ; 8. NRLF B 3 589 523 Hallberg, Daniel G. Pashto, Waneci, Ormuri / Daniel G. Hallberg. Islamabad, Pakistan : National Institute of Pakistan Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University, 1992. Series title: Sociolinguistic survey of northern Pakistan ; v. 4. UCB Main PK6707 H34 1992 Mansoor, Sabiha. Punjabi, Urdu, English in Pakistan : a sociolinguistic study / Sabiha Mansoor. Lahore : Vanguard, c1993. UCB Main P40.45.P18 M3 1993


Bibliography of folk literature / [compiled by Iqbal Ali Jatoi]. Islamabad : National Institute of Folk Heritage, 1980. UCB S-S/EAsia GR303.A12 J37 REF Cactus : an anthology of Pakistani literature / edited by Waqas Ahmad Khwaja. Lahore : Writers Group Publications, 1985. UCB Main PR9540.5 .C3 1985 Fahmidah Riyaz, 1945- Pakistan literature and society / Fahmida Riaz ; with a foreword by Bhisham Sahni. New Delhi : Patriot Publishers, 1986. UCB Main PK2903 .F34 1986 UCB Main PK5416 .F3391 1986 Modern Urdu stories from Pakistan / translated by Anis Nagi. Lahore : Swad Noon Publications, 1982. UCB Main PK2211.E8 M61 1982 Mornings in the wilderness : readings in Pakistani literature / edited by Waqas Ahmad Khwaja. Lahore, Pakistan : Sang-e-Meel Publications, 1988. NRLF B 3 578 517 Type EXP NRLF for loan details. Pakistani literature : the contemporary English writers / edited by Alamgir Hashmi. 2nd ed. Islamabad : Gulmohar, 1987, c1978. UCB Main PR99 .P34 1987 Ramani, Hashoo Kewal. Sindhi short stories. Translator: Hashoo Kewal Ramani. [Karachi] Liberation Publications [1972?]. NRLF $B 149 588 Stories about the partition of India / edited by Alok Bhalla. New Delhi : Indus, 1994. UCB Main PK5461 .S76 1994 v.1-3 (1994) AT NRLF: v.1-3 Suleri, Sara. Meatless days / Sara Suleri. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989. UCB Main PE64.S84 A3 1989 This also happened : an anthology of Pakistani short stories / translated by Anwer Enayetullah. 1st ed. Karachi : Saad Publications, 1986. UCB Main PR9540.8.E5 S515 1986 Versions of truth : Urdu short stories from Pakistan / edited by Khalid Hasan, Faruq Hassan. New Delhi : Vikas, c1983. UCB Main PK2211.E8 V471 1983

Religion, Philosophy

Binder, Leonard. Religion and politics in Pakistan / by Leonard Binder. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1963 [c1961]. UCB Main DS384 .B55 UCB Moffitt BP63.P2 B5 *c2 copies Jettmar, Karl. The religions of the Hindukush / by Karl Jettmar ; translated from the German by Adam Nayyar ; with contributions from Schuyler Jones and Max Klimburg and a glossary by Peter S.C. Parkes. Warminster, Wiltshire, England : Aris & Phillips, 1986. UCB Main BL1750 .J47131 1986 v. 1 (1986) Rauf, Abdur, 1924- Islamic culture & civilization in Pakistan / Abdur Rauf. Lahore : Ferozsons, c1975. NRLF B 3 160 574 Rooney, John, 1935- Shadows in the dark : a history of Christianity in Pakistan up to the 10th century / by John Rooney. Rawalpindi : Christian Study Centre, 1984. Series title: Pakistan Christian history ; monograph no. 1. GTU Library BR1145 .R68 1984 UCB Main XM90.21831
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Haqqi Brothers.
      Greater Karachi guide map.  Karachi [Pakistan] : Haqqi Brothers, [1985?].
      Scale [1:50,054]. 1 in. to 0.790 mile. 1 cm. to 500 meters.
        UCB   Map Room  G7644.K3 1985  .H3

Kureshy, K. U.
      Pakistan / editors Prof. K.U. Kureshy and Prof. (Miss) M.K. Elahi.
    [Lahore] : Collins Longman-Wajidali, [198-?].
      Scale 1:1,950,000 ;.
        UCB   Map Room  G7640 1980 .P3 Case B

Nelles Verlag.
      Pakistan.  Munchen : Nelles Verlag ; Singapore : APA Press [distributor,
      Scale 1:1,500,000.
        UCB   Map Room  G7640 1987 .N4
        UCB   S-S/EAsia G7640 1987 .N4

Oxford University Press.
     Oxford atlas for Pakistan.  New ed. 1981.  Karachi : Oxford University
   Press, Pakistan, 1981.
     Scales differ.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia G2270 .O93 1981 REF

Oxford University Press.
     Oxford economic atlas for Pakistan.  [Karachi?] Pakistan Branch, Oxford
   University Press, 1955.
       UCB   Main      HF1023 E3524 1955

Survey of Pakistan.
      Atlas of Pakistan.  1st ed.  Rawalpindi : Survey of Pakistan, 1985.
      Scales differ.
        UCB   Map Room  f G2270 .S8 1986
        UCB   S-S/EAsia f G2270 .S8 1986 REF
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Ahmed, Akbar S. Religion and politics in Muslim society : order and conflict in Pakistan / Akbar S. Ahmed. Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1983. UCB Anthropol DS392.W3 A35 1983 Eglar, Zekiye Suleyman, 1910- A Punjabi village in Pakistan. New York, Columbia University Press, 1960. UCB Anthropol HN690.P8 E3 UCB Moffitt HN690.P8 E3 Ikramullah, Shaista Suhrawardy, 1915- Behind the veil : ceremonies, customs and colour / Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah. [2nd ed.]. Karachi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1992. UCB Main HQ1745.5 .I47 1992 Rose, H. A. (Horace Arthur), 1867-1933. A glossary of the tribes and castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province. Based on the census report for the Punjab, 1883, by the late Sir Denzil Ibbetson and the census report for the Punjab, 1892, by Sir... [Patiala] Languages Dept., Punjab, 1970. UCB Anthropol DS430 .R621 v.1-3 (1970)


Foundations of Pakistan's political economy : towards an agenda fo the 1990s / editors, William E. James, Subroto Roy. New Delhi ; Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage, 1992. UCB Main HC440.5 .F59 1992 UCB S-S/EAsia HC440.5 .F59 1992 Hussain, Akmal. Strategic issues in Pakistan's economic policy / Akmal Hussain. Lahore, Pakistan : Progressive Publishers, c1988. UCB S-S/EAsia HC440.5 .H871 1988 Irfan-ul-Haque. A compendium of Pakistan economy / Irfan-ul-Haque. 1st ed. Karachi, Pakistan : Royal Book Co., 1987. UCB Main HC440.5 .I731 1987 Nayak, Pandav. Pakistan, political economy of a developing state / Pandav Nayak. New Delhi : Patriot Publishers, 1988. UCB Main HC440.5 .N391 1988 UCB S-S/EAsia HC440.5 .N391 1988 State Bank of Pakistan. Library. Pakistan economy : a select bibliography : index of periodical articles, 1974-1981 / Library, Research Department, State Bank of Pakistan, Central Directorate. Karachi : The Library, [1986?]. UCB S-S/EAsia HC440.5.A12 S7 1986 REF State of economy : report of a working group. Islamabad : Institute of Policy Studies : Distributor, Book Promotors, c1995. Series title: Studies in economics and public policy. UCB Main HC440.5 .S785 1995


Awan, Muhammad Tariq. History of India and Pakistan / Muhammad Tariq Awan. Lahore : Ferozsons, c1991-<1994>. UCB Main DS436 .A9 1991 v.1-2 (1991-c1994) Aziz, Khursheed Kamal. The historical background of Pakistan, 1857-1947; an annotated digest of source material [by] K. K. Aziz. [1st ed.]. Karachi, Pakistan Institute of International Affairs [1970]. UCB S-S/EAsia DS463.A12 A9 REF Burki, Shahid Javed. Historical dictionary of Pakistan / by Shahid Javed Burki. Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1991. Series title: Asian historical dictionaries ; no. 3. UCB S-S/EAsia DS382 .B87 1991 REF Caroe, Olaf Kirkpatrick, Sir, 1892- The Pathans, 550 B.C.-A.D. 1957 / by Olaf Caroe ; with an epilogue on Russia by the author. Karachi : Oxford University Press, [1983], c1958. Series title: Oxford in Asia historical reprints from Pakistan. Modern series. Series title: Oxford in Asia historical reprints. Modern series. UCB Main DS380.P8 C371 1983 UCB S-S/EAsia DS380.P8 C371 1983 Panhwar, M. H. Chronologyi[c]al dictionary of Sind (from geological times to 1539 A.D.) / by M.H. Panhwar. Jamshoro : Institute of Sindhology, University of Sind, 1983. Series title: Institiyut af Sindhalaji'a je isha'ati silsile jo kitabu ; 99. UCB S-S/EAsia DS392.S58 P351 1983 REF The Partition of India: policies and perspectives, 1935-1947; edited by C. H. Philips and Mary Doreen Wainwright. London, Allen & Unwin, 1970. UCB Main DS480.45 .P331 UCI Main Lib DS480.45 .P33 UCLA URL DS 480.45 P258 UCSB Main Lib DS480.45 .P33 UCSD SSH DS480.45 .P33 Sayeed, Khalid B. Pakistan, the formative phase, 1857-1948 [by] Khalid B. Sayeed; with a foreword by George Cunningham. 2nd ed. London, New York [etc.] Oxford University Press, 1968. UCB S-S/EAsia DS382 .S27 1968 Twenty years of Pakistan, 1947-67. Introd. by Altaf Gauhar. [Karachi, Pakistan Publications, 1967]. UCB Main DS377 .A28 *c2 copies UCB Main X480.P.E-1353 UCB S-S/EAsia DS384 .T9 REF NRLF DS384.T9 Type EXP NRLF for loan details.

Political Science

Hussain, Asaf. Elite politics in an ideological state : the case of Pakistan / Asaf Hussain. Folkestone, Eng. : Dawson, 1979. UCB Main HN690.Z9 .E45 UCB Main HN690.5.Z9 E431 1979 UCB Moffitt HN690.Z9 .E45 *c2 copies Islam, politics, and the state : the Pakistan experience / edited by Mohammad Asghar Khan. London : Zed Books ; Totowa, N.J., USA : US distributor, Biblio Distribution Center, 1985. Series title: Third World books. UCB Main JQ556 .I871 1985 Islamic reassertion in Pakistan : the application of Islamic laws in a modern state / Anita M. Weiss, editor ; foreword by John L. Esposito. 1st ed. Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1986. Series title: Contemporary issues in the Middle East. UCB Law Lib Asia KF5231 .I82 UCB Main BP63.P2 I742 1986 Noman, Omar. The political economy of Pakistan : 1947-85 / Omar Noman. London ; New York : KPI, c1988. UCB Main DS384 .N65 1988 UCB Moffitt DS384 .N65 1988 Pakistan, the roots of dictatorship : the political economy of a praetorian state / Hassan Gardezi and Jamil Rashid, editors. London : Zed Press ; Totowa, N.J., U.S.A. : U.S. distributor, Biblio Distribution Center, 1983. UCB Main HC440.5 .P38 1983 UCB Moffitt HC440.5 .P38 1983 Syed, Anwar Hussain, 1926- Pakistan : Islam, politics, and national solidarity / Anwar Hussain Syed. New York, N.Y. : Praeger, 1982. UCB Moffitt BP63.P2 S93 1982 UCB S-S/EAsia BP63.P2 S931 1982 Zakaria, Rafiq, 1920- Women & politics in Islam : the trial of Benazir Bhutto / Rafiq Zakaria. North American ed. New York : New Horizons, 1990. UCB Main DS385.B44 Z34 1990 UCB S-S/EAsia DS385.B44 Z34 1990


Ahman, Anis. Women and social justice : some legal and social issues in contemporary Muslim society / Anis Ahmad. 1st ed. Islamabad : Institute of Policy Studies, c1991. UCB Main HQ1170 .A45 1991 Ahmed, Akbar S. Pakistan society : Islam, ethnicity, and leadership in South Asia / Akbar S. Ahmed. 1st ed. Karachi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1986. UCB Main HN690.5.A8 A351 1986 Bhatty, K. M. (Khan Mohammad), 1935- Annotated bibliography of social research in Pakistan / K.M. Bhatti. Peshawar : Pakistan Academy for Rural Development, [1986]. UCB S-S/EAsia HN690.5.A12 B52 1986 REF Hafeez, Sabeeha. Poverty, voluntary organizations, and social change : a study of an urban slum in Pakistan / Sabeeha Hafeez. 1st ed. Karachi : Royal Book Co., c1985. UCB Main HV395.5 .H331 1985 Muhammad Sher Ali Khan. Quest of identity : the entanglement of Muslims in India and Pakistan / Muhammad Sher Ali Khan Pataudi. Lahore : Al-Kitab, 1984. UCB Main DS384 .M831 1984 Weiss, Anita M. Walls within walls : life histories of working women in the old city of Lahore / Anita M. Weiss. Boulder : Westview Press ; Lahore : Pak Book Corp., 1992. UCB Main HD6190.5.Z6 L338 1992
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Folk music of Pakistan = Pakistani lok musiqi.  [Karachi] : EMI (Pakistan),
      2 sound cassettes : analog, stereo.
        UCB   Music     MUSI CA636 v. 1-2 (1986) AT NRLF: v. 1-2

Iqbal, Mohammad.
      Mohammad Iqbal : vocal classical music.  [Islamabad] : Idara
    Saqafat-e-Pakistan, 1985.
      1 sound cassette : analog.
        UCB   Music     MUSI CA679

Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali.
      Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan et son ensemble en concert a Paris.  Paris : Ocora
    : Distribution, Harmonia Mundi France, p1988.
      sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
        UCB   Music     MUSI CD3667 v. 1-5 (p1988)

The music of Pakistan : record 1.  Kassel : Musicaphon, [197-?].
       1 sound disc (52 min.) : 33 1/3 rpm, stereo ; 12 in.
       Series title:  Unesco collection.
       Series title:  A musical anthology of the Orient ; v. 29.
         UCB   Music     MUSI L5115 v.29
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See also the UCB Media Resource Center's South Asia Videography

Bridge of democracy / Pakistan Television production.  Pakistan : Shalimar
   recording Company, 1989.
     1 videocassette (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
       UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3902
         In Urdu with addresses in English. Prime Minister Mohtarma Benazir 
         Bhutto's visit to the United States of America in 1989.

Hunza : the legendary land / Lok Virsa.  Islamabad, Pakistan : Lok Virsa
   Productions [1989].
     1 videocassette (38 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
       UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3736
         Presents the breath-taking beauty of the snow-capped mountains
         of the Karakoram Range and examines the architecture, folk
         culture, and traditions of the Wakhi and Burusho people of
         Hunza in Northern Pakistan.
Islam & feminism / South Productions for Channel Four in association with
   RTVE (Spain) and SBS (Australia)  New York, N.Y. : First Run Icarus Films,
     1 videocassette (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
     Series title:  South.
       UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 305
         Film examines the inequities in Pakistan's Islamic law. 
         Under this law, the testimony of two women is valued as equal
         to that of one man. This report efforts of women's
         organizations to battle the severe discrimination which
         Pakistani women must endure.

The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. South Asia IV, Pakistan,
   Bangladesh / producer, ICHIKAWA Katsumori (JVC).  Tokyo : JVC, Victor
   Company of Japan [production company], 1988 ; Cambridge, MA : Rounder
   Records [distributor], [1990].
     1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 2 guides.
     Series title:  JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance ; 14.
       UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3527
         Presents on film examples of music and dance from South Asia
         documented by accompanying text written by regional specialists.

U.S.-Pakistan relations, with Jamsheed K.A. Marker.  Berkeley, Calif. :
    Institute of International Studies : [Filmed by] The Educational Television
    Office, University of California, Berkeley, c1987.
      1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
      Series title:  Conversations ; 72.
        UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 1458
          Recorded in 1987 at the University of California, Berkeley.
          A conversation with Jamsheed K.A. Marker, Ambassador of Pakistan
          to the United States.

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Please note: this is a introductory bibliography. For further references, please search your on-line catalogs or consult a librarian. Compiled by Vanessa Tait & Suzanne McMahon.

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