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
An analysis of the relationship between women’s employment and fertility rate in Iran

Mohammad Hassan Fotros; Maryam Najmi; Abbas Memarzadeh

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, , Pages 311-325


  One of the biggest developments of the recent decades has been dramatic women’s participation in social and economic fields, and in this regard, the relationship between women’s participation in the labor market as one of the important and influential factors in economic growth, and fertility ...  Read More

A Cohort Analysis of Women's Attitude towards Value of Children in Semnan Province

Hajiieh Bibi Razeghi Nasrabad; Hasan Saraei

Volume 12, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 229-250


  The purpose of this paper is to investigate the differences in value of children between the 1960s, 1970s, after 1980 birth cohort, and identifying the factors affecting. The data for this study are drawn from a survey in Semnan province in 2012. Information is related to 405 married women aged 15-49 ...  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

Assessment of the impact of family power structure on fertility rate in Tehran City

Zeynab Kaveh Firouz; Fariba Karami

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 291-308


  In the last few decades, Iran has experienced sharp fertility decline. Studies indicate that women have a major role in childbearing; therefore, their empowerment and autonomy will lead to changes in their fertility behavior. This paper examines the relationship between family power structure and fertility ...  Read More

The Impact of Women’s Employmen on Fertility in Iran

Mahmood Ghazi_Tabatabaea; Nader Mehri

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 29-44


  Working women compared with non-working women in Iran bear a double burden ofresponsibility. They not only have to bear the traditional unpaid responsibilities of taking careof children and household chores they also have to bear the responsibilities of performingduties associated with their paid job ...  Read More

Examining Social Factors Affecting Pregnant Women’s Attitude towards Induced Abortion

Hasan Sarayi; Pegah Roshanshomal

Volume 10, Issue 2 , July 2012, , Pages 5-23


  Induced abortion is one of the problems to which some women resort for different reasons including family planning, to hide their illegal relations, avoid unwanted pregnancy, rape, etc. Physical and psychological aftermaths of abortion on women who experience it as well as cultural and social conditions ...  Read More

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2003

  The present Iranian labor market is faced with a huge number of people who are seeking work and with insufficient growth of job opportunities, it will entail increasing rate of unemployment. The process of job creation has neither met the demands of the unemployed, nor those of university graduates, ...  Read More