Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022)
Volume 19 (2021)
Volume 18 (2020)
Volume 17 (2019)
Volume 16 (2018)
Volume 15 (2017)
Volume 14 (2016)
Volume 13 (2015)
Volume 12 (2014)
Volume 11 (2013)
Volume 10 (2012)
Volume 9 (2011)
Volume 8 (2010)
Volume 7 (2009)
Volume 6 (2008)
Volume 5 (2007)
Volume 4 (2006)
Volume 3 (2005)
Volume 2 (2004)
Volume 1 (2003)
Sociological Analysis of Strategies for Dealing with the Issues of Women's Veil (Hijab) During the Nationalization of the Oil Industry

Ghasem Zaeri; Fatemeh Yusefinejad

Volume 18, Issue 2 , July 2020, , Pages 195-216


  This article analyzes the role of "hijab" in the orientation of active political and social forces in the movement of nationalizing the oil industry in the late twentieth decade (1941-1951). The community in the twentieth century, and especially the evolutions of the late decade, is influenced by two ...  Read More

Studying of Revision to the "Unveiling" (Kāshfe Hijáb) Law in 1941-1943 Based on Individual and Institutional Resistances

Ghasem Zaeri; fatemeh yusefinejad

Volume 17, Issue 2 , July 2019, , Pages 173-192


  Abstract The policy of Compulsory "Unveiling" was implemented in January 1936 (Dāy 1314) as the official policy of the First Pahlavi Regime, and accordingly, women were forced to unveil by the police force. In September 1943, during the Second Pahlavi era, the government ordered to eliminate the term ...  Read More

Cultural Studies
The Archaeology of Bi-Hijābi (Unveiling) in Iran Qasem Zaeri

Ghasem Zaeri

Volume 12, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 153-186


  This article investigates the possibility context of the unveiling genesis (taking off the Hijab, i. e. the Islamic veil) in Iran and elucidates the dynamics possibility of the first attempt to unveil. An archaeological method of Foucaultian approach is adopted to reach this goal. The article demonstrates ...  Read More

A Comparative-Historical Study of the Position of ‘Family’ in Feminist Thought and Islamic Viewpoint; with Emphasis on ‘Rules’

Qaesm Zaeri

Volume 10, Issue 4 , March 2012, , Pages 5-36


  Feminist thought has always challenged the Islamic viewpoint. A majority of feminists believe that ‘family,’ is a source of oppression against women, and is essentially, the main way of reproducing male dominance. Part of the feminist argumentation, highlights itself through the form of criticism ...  Read More

The Significance of Making Women the Discourse of Official Policy Making in Reza Khan Era: with Focus on the Theory of Racism

Hoseyn Kachoeiyan; Ghasem Zaeri

Volume 9, Issue 2 , September 2011, , Pages 7-35

  In this study, one basic question will be answered: Why were women officially considered being the subject of policy making decisions in Reza Khan Era? The answer should be found in the particular logic of the discourse of that time which was “Archeological Nationalism”. The discourse is based on ...  Read More

An Analysis of Prophet Mohammad's (As) Cultural Politics and Its Effect on Women's Socio-cultural Status
Volume 6, Issue 4 , March 2009

  Cultural politics regarding status of women is a common issue of Iranian society. Influenced by Prophet Mohammad's teachings in the Arab world, women's status changed rapidly and soon they gained a different social-cultural position in their society. This article, based on the reasoning of discourse ...  Read More