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)
Women's Studies
Qualitative study of the challenges of the participation of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in realizing social support for vulnerable families: Tehran city

Nasimosadat Mahbobi Sharyat Panahi; Mahdie Mohammad taghizade

Volume 21, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 761-779


  Nowadays, social development is a concept of great importance for social theorists. One of the key indicators of development is the amount of active participation of non - governmental organizations due to the fact that one of their significant roles is to take care of quality of life of all people. ...  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

Analysis of the underlying factors of extramarital affairs

gholamreza tajbakhsh

Volume 19, Issue 4 , January 2022, , Pages 595-614


  Extramarital affairs are one of the main harmful factors in the structure and stability of the family, which has harmful individual, family and social consequences. Accordingly, the purpose of this study is to identify and prioritize the factors affecting the formation of extramarital relationships. ...  Read More

Analysis of the Gender Narrative of Separation

Somayeh Arab Khorasani

Volume 18, Issue 1 , April 2020, , Pages 81-104


  Gender narrative analysis of divorce is resulted from the investigation about the issue of a triple point including narration of individuals who wants to get married, structure of gender and the institution of family. Consequently, this triple points show the place and the influence of the structure ...  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

Analysis of the conceptual implications of marriage among the youth (Case study: single youth in Tehran in 2017)

Nahid Hosseini; Seyed Mohammad Seyed Mirzaie; Bagher Sarokhani

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2018, , Pages 243-270


  Today, the family has undergone dramatic changes due to various social, economic and cultural conditions. The marriage of the young people is an issue with downward trend that raised social concern at micro and macro levels. The purpose of this study is to identify the meaning of the marriage and the ...  Read More

Feminine money and sustaining family life: A study on families in Tehran

Soheila Alirezanejad; Elahe Khakpour Marvasti

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 549-567


  This research aims to analyze the effect of money and its dual function on the continuity of a family. In this regard, mixed method (field research and survey) is designed. The data were collected through semi-structured interview and questionnaire. The findings reveal that based on a traditional role ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The challenges of political socialization of female students (providing a Grounded Theory)

Seyyed Mohamadsadegh Mahdavi; Mohamadreza Mohamadjani

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2015, , Pages 53-72


  Using social interpretivism approach, this research studies the process of political socialization of female students and its main agents. The process of political socialization is important because all political thoughts and attitudes of people are shaped through this process. Grounded theory is applied ...  Read More

The study of effects of women's employment on family and social relationships among women working in Aran & Bidgol

Asad Allah Babaei Fard

Volume 11, Issue 3 , October 2013, , Pages 427-451


  This study investigates the effect of women's employment on Family and Social Relations in the city of Aran & Bidgol. The theoretical framework of research is Role Conflict theory. Survey methods is used in this study and the statistical population included all women working in the city of Aran & ...  Read More

Gender Analysis of Distance in Marital Relationship: Examples and Contexts Formation

Soheila Sadeghi Fasaei; Zeinab Malekipour

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 1-28


  This study aimsto investigate an aspect of marital interactions, distance. By applying aqualitative method and conducting 43 in-depth semi-structured interviews, including 22women and 21 men, women and men experiences of distance were investigated based on theirown narratives.The results of the study ...  Read More

Measurement of Factors Affecting the Gap of Women’s Behavior and Attitude onAppropriate Age ofMarriage in the City of Koohdasht

Hatam Hosseini; Maryam Geravand

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 101-118


  With the arrivalof modernityin Iranthe society normshave changedandtraditional patterns,especially family pattern, has been under various changes simultaneously. For instance,theaverage age of marriagefor girlshas increased over the past decades. This paper aims todetermine and analyze factors affecting ...  Read More

The Effect of Resources Available to Women on Decision-making Power in the Family (Case study: Babol)

Hooshang Nayebi; Meimanat Golshani

Volume 11, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 135-152


  This research is related to power conception and aims to investigate factors affectingwomen`s decision-making power in families. To do this, the Resources theory has been reliedon in this research. Based on the Resources theory, occupation, education, income, job statusand property are the factors related ...  Read More

Evaluating the Factors Affecting the Distribution of Power in Family

Halimeh enayat; tahereh raeisi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , April 2012, , Pages 23-40


  One of recent developments in modern societies is the evolution in the structure of power division in the family and changes in reciprocal actions between wife and husband. This research aims to study the factors affecting distribution of power in the family by using the theories of: social capital, ...  Read More

Social and Cultural Factors Affecting Women's Nutritional Disorders

mohammad abas zadeh; ali reza ostad rahimi; fariba ghani afshard; parvin ali pour

Volume 10, Issue 1 , April 2012, , Pages 41-60


  Food safety is among the important and remarkable subjects which is considered fundamental and a basic need of individuals and society so that lack of food or nutritional disorders has serious consequences and worrying reflections. This paper aims to measure nutritional disorders among female citizens ...  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

An analysis of the mental health of children in monogamy and bigamy families

Ahmad Etemadi; Javad Ebrahimi

Volume 8, Issue 4 , February 2011

  Family is the most fundamental social unit which can undergo a trauma when a new member joins it, leading to changes in its structure and function, thus inevitably altering the roles, duties and expectation of the members. Therefore, conformity and nonconformity of family members and the subsequent ...  Read More

Volume 7, Issue 2 , August 2009

  In order to develop a country it is necessary to pay attention to women’s role particularly their talents and abilities. Many governments have overcome their economical crisis by adopting measures and policies for higher participation of women. Sociological theories argue that social structure, workplace, ...  Read More

Volume 3, Issue 2 , September 2005

  Power and its accessibility is one of the most important issues in social science. In more traditional societies, the power was an important phenomena in the family and most often it belonged to men. The occurrence of patrilineal led to the enhancement of male dominance and brought men many privileges. In ...  Read More

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2003

  The emergence of families with two income sources (employment of husband and wife) is one of the important social changes in Iran. This type of family, despite benefiting from a blending of roles, is faced with certain pressures, which stem from traditional division of labor within the family and new ...  Read More

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2003

  The purpose of this study is to examine the family, social and political positions of women in the Safavid period, with the aime of understanding thr gender stereotypes in a different dimensions and ears. A historical explanatory approach has been utilized for the research. Research finding demonstrates ...  Read More

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2003

  Globalization is an encompassing phenomenon, which has created challenges for all of humanity. The family, as a social institution, has experienced some transformations brought about by globalization. The issue under study in this paper examines the potential impact of globalization on the family and ...  Read More