I would like to thank the following persons without whose guidance this dissertation could nothave been completed.First of all I would like to thank my
who always guides me in every walk of my life.Secondly, I would like to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude to my supervisor
Prof.Sayed Atif Ali
for his guidance and insight throughout in making my dissertation andespecially, his valuable suggestions and comments that really guided my research and alsohelped me to structure my dissertation.Thirdly, I am also very indebted to my parents and family and my friends
Ashfaq Ahmad,Haseeb Ahmad, Hafiz Abdul Manan, for their continuous support.
I owe lot of their unconditional love and understanding. Well, their suggestions allowed me to think in manydifferent ways. Most importantly, they continually helped me to improve my confidence. Therewere certain times, when I used to say that I just did not think I could go on with my studies, butthey always knew just what to say to get me back in the race. They really very special entities of
my life…. What a journey!! I will never stop admiring them.