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)
Rural Development
Investigating the Effect of Gender Approaches on Achieving Sustainable Development in Pri-urban Settlements (Case Study: Surrounding Villages of Karaj Metropolis)

Aliakbar Anabestani; Shokofeh Moamelvand; Mahdi Javanshiri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 May 2022


  Although development thinkers have always agreed on human excellence in all aspects, in many countries the issue of gender has become a criterion for socio-cultural, economic, political, etc. inequalities, and this is a serious challenge and dilemma in achieving sustainable development. Rural women, ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women's Perception of Barriers and Facilitators of Success: A Grounded Theory Study

Effat Borna; Hossein Afrasiabi; ahmad kalate sadati; Mahdi Kermani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 June 2022


  Despite dramatic increases of women in higher education, a significant gap remains in women's socio-economic activities a manifestation of success in life today. This study aims to investigate the barriers and facilitators of success for women. we used a grounded theory approach and semi-structured ...  Read More

Political sciences
The qualitative analysis of barriers and limitations of women political activity in political positions (Case study: Cabinet and Islamic Parliament of Iran)

Amene Mirkhoshkhou; Soheila Sadeghi Fasaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 August 2022


  One of the most important components in increasing women's participation in decision-making and policy-making is to show the obstacles and limitations of their presence in the high levels of political positions in the country. The main question is what factors and characteristics cause the current ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Investigating the Relationship between Financial Access and Women's Economic Empowerment in Middle Eastern Countries

saber kalhori; farshad mohammadian

Volume 20, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 182-165


  Women's economic empowerment is related to human rights and social justice and is very important for human development. The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has shown that women's economic empowerment plays an important role in eliminating gender discrimination and sustainable development. Also, ...  Read More

Political sciences
Identifying and Ranking the Political and Legal Challenges for Women Taking Political Positions in the Islamic Republic of Iran

yahya kamali; kiana kamyabi

Volume 20, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 234-209


  This research aims to identify and rank the political and legal challenges of women taking political positions in the Islamic Republic of Iran. The research method consists of two qualitative and quantitative stages.  The qualitative stage ,  which attempts to identify the challenges, that ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Sources of Conflict between Work and Family Roles and Its Coping Strategies: A Case Study of Employed Women in Tehran Municipality

Hajiieh Bibi Razeghi Nasrabad

Volume 20, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 131-164


  This study aims at identifying the areas of work-family conflict as well as the ways to balance work and family plans. Its approach is qualitative, and its methodology is based on phenomenology. The sample involves 27 women with children under 12, who work in Tehran Municipality. They are selected through ...  Read More

Violence against Women: The Rule of Patriarchal Ideology and the Hegemony of Male Domination (Case study: Women in Bushehr

Siroos Ahmadi; Kheyri Hamidpoor; hamid sedaghat; Fatemeh karami

Volume 19, Issue 4 , January 2022, , Pages 545-572


  Violence against women is any form of gender-based violence behavior that causes physical, sexual, psychological harm and pain to women. Such behavior can be done openly or covertly by threatening, coercing, and outright deprivation of liberty. Violence against women is a phenomenon in which women are ...  Read More

The role of social capital in household waste management by women (Case study: Women living in Sirjan city)

Elmira Jafari; Sadegh Salehi; Bahram Ghadimi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 501-522


  The best solution today To face waste challenges include strengthening social resources and human capital, including housewives who spend most of their time at home playing a very effective role in environmental issues and household waste management. Understanding this is important current study has ...  Read More

Analysis of emotional divorce and its effective factors in married women of Tonekabon city

hadiseh ramezanifar; Alireza Kaldi; Bahram Ghadimi

Volume 19, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 167-191


  Dissatisfaction with married life, reduced intimacy and emotional distance between couples leads to emotional divorce. Therefore, the purpose of this study is to analyze the factors affecting emotional divorce and strategies to deal with it using the basic theory method among women in Tonekabon. Using ...  Read More

Comparative comparison of concepts of violence in gender, women, family research in Iran and developed countries based on the co-words analysis.

karimi Karimi; Somayeh Arab Khorasani; faeze tabatabai; mohammadreza Nasiri

Volume 19, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 193-221


  purpose of the present study identifying and comparing the thematic trend of concepts of violence in research on gender, women, family between developed countries and Iran in three time periods based co-word, network analysis, and science visualization tools. Methods: Bibliometrics methodology and social ...  Read More

Women's employment in the issue of work-life balance (review of the policy process of the Islamic Republic of Iran)

atefe khademi; zeynab yaseri

Volume 19, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 1-20


  Work-family balance refers to the synchronization of family and occupational roles. Undoubtedly, the content and policymaking system’s approach to this issue is one of the main factors affecting realization of satisfactory condition of the women's employment system and realization of a constructive ...  Read More

The Applied Model of Women’s Empowerment Development in Iranian Society: A Mixed Methods Study

fahimeh keshavarzi; babak shamshiri

Volume 18, Issue 3 , October 2020, , Pages 463-484


  The purpose of this sequential exploratory mixed method research of the type of classification is a formulation of a practical model for development of empowering mothers in Iranian society. In this regard, the qualitative purpose of the research is to explore the framework of applied components in the ...  Read More

Modelling Beauty of the Female Body; Case Study: Women in Rasht

Fatemeh Vazifehshenas; Mohamadmahdi Rahmati; Hoda Hallajzadeh

Volume 18, Issue 2 , July 2020, , Pages 173-193


  The research attempts to describe the beauty of the female body as a discursive order, and to interpret the discourses present in this field as well as the hegemonic mechanisms of representing the female subject within discourse. In this regard, with a qualitative approach and in the framework of the ...  Read More

Dualism of Discrimination and Hope, a Trajectory of Gender Discrimination among Middle-Class Women in Tabriz, a Grounded Theory

Ali Ruhani; Mohadeseh Abedi-Diznab

Volume 18, Issue 1 , April 2020, , Pages 55-79


  The present study seeks to evaluate the trajectory of the formation of gender discrimination among middle-class women in Tabriz. Using a qualitative approach and grounded theory, a number of women in Tabriz were selected and studied using theoretical sampling. Theoretical sampling continues until data ...  Read More

Analysis of Women’s Attitudes and Beliefs towards Money under the influence of Employment and Personality (Case: Employed and Unemployed Women in Kashan)

Zahra Sadeqi Arani; Esmaeil Mazroui Nasrabadi; Mahdiyeh Moslehi Vadeghani

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 2020, , Pages 513-538


  Despite the fact that money plays an important role in people lives, attitudes and behaviors, there are little empirical research to examine the factors influencing these attitudes and the beliefs of individuals about their money and their behavioral styles. The psychology of money is one of the neglected ...  Read More

Women and Future Transformations; an Analysis of the Images of the Future in the Minds of Women Born in 1990s

Mohsen Taheri Demneh; Zahra Heidari Darani

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 2020, , Pages 539-555


  In a world where changes are inevitable rule, generational changes are faster and the term "generation" has become a concept only used for a decade. Each generation has different lifestyles and their needs are different with a variety of desires and wishes. From this perspective, the study of the characteristics ...  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

Providing a choice Behavior Model for Luxury Consumers in Iran’s Cosmetic’s Market

Amir khanlari; Masoud Keimasi; Mohammad Saleh Torkestani; Iman Yaghoubian

Volume 17, Issue 1 , April 2019, , Pages 1-25


  The purpose of this study can be divided into two parts. In the first part, the factors are identified that affect the consumer behavior and of cosmetics luxury goods in Iran's market. In the second part, these identified factors are turned into the model of the consumer behavior of luxury cosmetics ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Relationship between Religiosity and High Risk Behavior in Single Life: A Quantitative Study of Yazd Women

Ahmad Kalate Sadaty; Hamid Hejazi; Elham Moradi Nezhad

Volume 17, Issue 1 , April 2019, , Pages 27-42


  Living single in Iran has an increasing trend. Single life experiences for women can bring lots of hazards. The objective of this research is to address the relationship between religious believes and high risk behavior among Yazd women. In the current study, we have used theories of social pressure ...  Read More

Crossroad of Gender and Institute of Family: Women's Meaning of Marriage and Family Life

Vahid Ghasemi; Somayeh Arab Khorasani; Ali Rabbani Khorasgani

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, , Pages 499-524


  Studies about gender and family institute with recent changes leading to family disruption shows that women are experiencing exiting from shadows and finding new identity. Studying women residents with the history of at least one marriage and divorce in Tehran city based on grounded theory method shows ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Identifying and Leveling the Barriers to Women's Promotion in Managerial Posts in Iranian Educational System based on Interpretative Structural Modeling

Meimanat Abedini Baltork; Sirus Mansoori

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, , Pages 397-414


  The purpose of this study is to identify the barriers to women's promotion in management position in Iranian educational system based on Interpretative Structural Modeling. The research method in present study is to identify the factors for categorizing based on qualitative approach as a case study. ...  Read More

A qualitative study about water consumption in women views, Isfahan

Masoud Hadjizadeh Meimandi; Hossein Afrsiabi; Maryam Baharluoei

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2018, , Pages 271-293


  The approach and attitude to water is effective in water treatment. Women are one of the most important agents of water consumption at the household level. In a situation where dehydration has become one of the super-challenges, it is important to know the views of women about this situation. The purpose ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Qualitative investigation about the drug trafficking from the perspective of women smugglers in the central prison of Kerman

Amir Soltani Nejad; Adibeh Barshan; Amirsadra Asadi; Maryam Balvardi; Ali Sadei

Volume 16, Issue 1 , April 2018, , Pages 111-129


  Drug trafficking is one of the complex social problems of the present time. This is the cause of many social injuries and deviations. This phenomenon targets not only individual security but also national security of the community. In this research, the qualitative method has been used to recreate life ...  Read More

Rural Development
Rural Women’s Cooperatives as a Potential for Social Entrepreneurship (Case Study: Mehr Afarin e Eram as a Rural Women's Cooperative)

Seyed Ahmad Firouzabadi; Hossein Imani Jajarmi; Hamideh Dabbaghi

Volume 16, Issue 1 , April 2018, , Pages 149-173


  Nowadays, social entrepreneurship in the form of different organizational structures (profit, non-profit, or combination, charities, cooperatives, joint-stock companies, businesses, unions) creates social value. The  cooperatives play an expanding role in the society and the number of women as their ...  Read More

A sociological study of body industry: Qualitative study of the causes and consequences of cosmetic surgery of women living in Tehran 1395

Yosra Mahmoodi; Hasan Mohadessi Ghilovaei

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 523-547


  The current research aims at sociological investigation and understanding of body industry and cosmetic surgeries of women. This research is conducted using qualitative approach and grounded theory method. The tool used to collect data was a semi-structured interview. Targeted sampling was used to select ...  Read More