Dear Students, Respectable Teachers and Parents,
In 9th Class Pakistan Studies, the 1st Chapter is Ideological Basis of Pakistan. In this chapter the students will learn about the Importance of Pakistan Studies as a subject which can help in understanding the origin, creation and development of Pakistan. Definition and Significance of Ideology for a Nation. The concept of sovereignty of Allah in Islam, the guiding principles of Islamic way of life (justice, equality and brotherhood) form the basis of Pakistan’s ideology. Statements of Allama Iqbal and Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah defining the ideology of Pakistan (with reference to Allama Iqbal’s 1930 Allahabad Address and Quaid’s address to the Constituent Assembly on August 11,1947). Definition of a Welfare State, Main functions of a welfare state, Difference between an islamic State and Welfare State and responsibilities of an individual and a welfare state. Pakistan’s current status as a welfare state and suggest what further steps need to be taken.