Nordic Journal of Law and Social Research (NNJLSR)
is a peer reviewed
annual research journal.
NNJLSR aims to publish original and innovative legal scholarship in the diverse fields of law.
NNJLSR is keen to publish interdisciplinary socio-legal research that examines the interface
between law and political science, economics, sociology, philosophy, anthropology, ecology,
feminism and legal institutions.
The journal further aims to share research and ideas about legal matters of concern which are
common to developing countries; to encourage research in these fields; and to build conventions
of academic discourse and publication. The journal encourages work which sees law in a broader
sense, and so sees legal matters as including cultural diversity and plural legal realities all over the
Moreover, journal aims to function as a platform for communication on legal matters of concern
among the powerless and those who struggle to access justice.
The journal welcomes contributions from judges, lawyers, academics and law students. In
addition, given its policy of encouraging interdisciplinary scholarship, it welcomes input from
specialists belonging to other disciplines. Contributors are welcome to address issues from
national, comparative and international perspectives.
Contributions may be in the form of articles, book reviews, case comments or other forms.
The views expressed in the NNJLSR are those of the authors and they are responsible for their
views expressed in the NNJLSR.
Printed in cooperation with Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies at Univesity
of Copenhagen, Gillani Law College, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan,
Department of Law, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan.
Copyright: All rights reserved, with the exception of fair dealing for the purposes of research
or private study, or criticism or review. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored
or transmitted in any form or by any means without the prior permission in writing from the
The name of the journal is
Nordic Journal of Law and Social Research
is a punjabi word and means “New Tradition”.
Printed and bound by GRAFISK – University of Copenhagen
Layout and graphic design by Åse Marie Fosdal Ghasemi
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