The 8th issue of the annual research publication of the Government College University,Faisalabad has been published. The Journal contains the articles of Pakistani and foreign social scientists, research scholars and eminent academics. In his message, the vice chancellor Government College University, Faisalabad Dr.Zakir Hussain lauded the efforts of the editor Mr.Ghulam Ghous for making it reputable forum of research publications. He also expressed the hope that the Journal will promote sound and meaningful research oriented atmosphere in the academia and the students. He also stressed that the research on the issues of social sciences will generate a healthy impact on the society. Journal of social sciences is an HEC recognized research organ of the Government College University ,Faisalabad, which is published regularly in line with guidelines of the HEC. The editor of the Journal said that the efforts are being made to bring it at par with the international research publications.