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)
Spatial pattern of the formation of female-headed households in Iran: The role of driving and pressure mechanisms

Habib Allah Sadeghi; Fatemeh Torabi

Volume 21, Issue 2 , June 2023, , Pages 275-304


  Over the past decade, various and heterogeneous types of households have emerged in Iran, resulting from economic, social, and demographic changes. One of the most significant demographic changes in the country is the increase in the frequency of female-headed households. Comparing the establishment ...  Read More

Erosive/ Healing Employment: A Qualitative Study on the Employment Challenges of Female Clients of the Imam Khomeini Relief Committee in Mashhad

Ahmadreza Asgharpourmasouleh; Fariba Firouzi; Gholamreza Sedighouraee

Volume 20, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 469-500


  Finding and maintaining a job position is influenced by several factors, including gender. Women, especially women who are heads of households, face many concerns in finding and maintaining a job position. This study has focused on participants who are female heads of households and seek help from the ...  Read More

A study of social vulnerability among female-headed households and headed women in Soltan-Abad District, Tehran

Saeed Khani; Farsheed Khezri; Katayoon Yari

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 597-620


  The number of female-headed households has increased with extensive growth rate in recent decades. This group in line with the population growth rate, has experienced another qualitative changes such as age composition and education, income distribution and economic poverty changing issues relating to ...  Read More

Rural Development
Assessment of female-headed household’s food security and the affecting factors; Case Study: Women in Razan City

Heshmatollah Saadi; Hajar Vahdat Moaddab

Volume 11, Issue 3 , October 2013, , Pages 411-426


  Female heads of households are responsible for the material and spiritual needs of the families because of a deceased, missing, separated, divorced, addicted, disabled (permanent or temporary), imprisonment, ill or military deployed male head of households. Survey research was employed in the study. ...  Read More

Volume 1, Issue 5 , April 2003

  Development is the ultimate goal that any country attempts to achieve. The basic values of sustainable development lie on enhancing people’s quality of life leading to women’s and men’s empowerment. One of the ways that influences development of men and women is women’s equal access, equality ...  Read More