Volume 22 (2024)
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)
Attitude towards maternal identity and fertility intention: a study among women with at least one child in urban areas of Kashan city

Ahmad Dorahaki; Masoumeh Akhavan Armaki

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, , Pages 245-270


  Motherhood is an important aspect of women's life, which manifests itself with the two important functions of giving birth and nurture children. With the advent of modernity, becoming a mother and motherhood as the pre-defined main role of women has been questioned and redefined. Investigating the relationship ...  Read More

The Influence of Gender Equality within the Family on Fertility Intention of Women in Urban Areas of Bushehr Province

Ahmad Dorahaki; Reza Nobakht

Volume 18, Issue 1 , April 2020, , Pages 151-172


  When the concept of gender is used in explaining fertility, it is often confined to changes in education and employment status of women. While an important part of gender equality returns to the family domain. Using multi-stage cluster sampling, 600 eligible women aged 18-44 years were studied in urban ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Development of Women’s Studies Programs in View of the Gender Paradigm Shifts: A Process Tracing in the United States

Fatemeh Ghasempour; Zohreh Nosrat Kharazmi

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, , Pages 525-549


  The departments of Women’s Studies were established in 1970s in the United States. The quantities of the departments and the subjects they cover have increasingly grown during these years by a significant co-relation with the reality of change in women’s status. Women’s Studies are ...  Read More

A study of population dynamics on gender equality in Iran (An emphasis on population composition)

Tavakkol Aghayari Hir; Fatemeh Golabi; Mehdi Shafeiy Zazali

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, , Pages 383-401


  Demographic changes can affect all facets of development, including gender equality, as one of the main components of development. This study aimed at investigating the relationship between changes in population composition and gender equality in Iran during 1956-2011. The relationship is studied with ...  Read More

Gender equality and fertility in Iran

Zahra Afshari

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 245-262


  Using cross-provinces and panel regressions, this paper investigates the interrelationship between gender equality and fertility in Iran for the period 2007-2012. The article attempts to explain the low fertility rate in Iran by distinguishing between two types of gender equity, i.e. gender equity in ...  Read More

Evaluation of Gender Equality in Iran's Educational System

Mohammad Atashak

Volume 10, Issue 4 , March 2012, , Pages 127-151


  The aim of this study is the evaluation of gender equality in Iran's educational system, as it is regarded as being one of the most important national and international goals. An evaluative research method, along with a secondary analysis method of Iran's 2011 census analysis, have been employed for ...  Read More

A Study on The Causes of Rising Mariage Age Among Girls

Karam Habibpour Gatabi; Gholamreza Ghaffary

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2011, , Pages 7-34

  The transition of Iranian society from a traditional order to a modern one and experiencing the required life is considered as one of the causes in rising marriage age among girls. Accordingly this research has probed theoretically and methodologically into the underlying roots. For the purpose of ...  Read More

The Role of Women in Muslim Countries’ Development
Volume 4, Issue 14 , September 2006

  Globally, today particularly in the developing countries, much attention is paid to how to achieve the goals of all-out development, that is sustainable and human development. This paper proposes the question that what role does women’s increased participation play in attaining sustainable development ...  Read More

Volume 3, Issue 2 , September 2005

  Women constitute half of the population and their position is important in development process of the countries. Thus, improving women's status is a necessary condition for a sustainable development in every country. To reach this goal many efforts have been made to empower women throughout the world. In ...  Read More