Parents Attitude Towards the Education of Their Daughters: A Case Study of Faisalabad-Pakistan
The present study was designed to identify the factors, which are affecting the parents' attitudes towards the education of their daughters. Faisalabad tehsil was selected at random and five union councils from selected tehsil were selected randomly. Out of each union council, three villages were selected at random. Five males (father) and five females (mother) totaling to 10 respondents were randomly selected from already selected villages. Thus, making a total number of 150 respondents. The views of respondents on different aspects of daughter education like lack of government policies, shortage of trained teacher, distance problems, financial problems, family tradition, education will make girls good housewives, educated girls can assists their parents financially, educated girls can bring of their children in a better way, education will create more awareness about religion in them, educated girls will not stay in village look for job outside, and it will be difficult to find out suitable life partner for educated girls, have been described in this paper.