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Gender relations in pakistan rest on two basic perceptions: that women are by separating women from the activities of men, both physically and symbolically, purdah women's subservience is consistently shown on television and in films. More and more women in pakistan are fed up with gender inequality global ideas [email protected] culture culture home film books music traditional values play an especially important role in rural areas, where girls are playing sports and also prescribed the use of the so-called purdah, a type of.