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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 September 2023


  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

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

The Impact of Cultural Consumption on Girls’ Attitudes toward Girl-Boy Friendship Relationships

Marjan Rashvand Sorkhkouleh; Fatemeh Vojdani

Volume 20, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 633-662


  The need for intimacy with the opposite sex is a natural and innate need in all human beings, and marriage is a suitable way to meet this need. The recent decrease in the age of awareness and sexual maturity, on the one hand, and also the emergence of economic problems, on the other, have put many young ...  Read More

Patterns of Sex Differences in Mortality in Iran, 2006-2015

Abbas Askari-Nodoushan; Mohammad Sasanipour; Majid Koosheshi; Ardashir Khosravi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, , Pages 415-438


  The different life cycles and lifestyles of men and women in human society have always led to significant gender differences in the mortality. So far, the studies on the gender gap in mortality are mostly carried out in western countries, and it is under research in Iran. The present study examines the ...  Read More

A Study of the role of women in decision-making for family migration to Tehran province

Hossein Mahmoudian; Serajeddin Mahmoudiani

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 477-498


  A majority of women in family migration flow are considered as tied migrants and their role in migration decision-making has generally been neglected. The current study aims to explain the role of women in decision-making for family migration to Tehran province. The target population includes women who ...  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

Risky society and the mean age at first marriage of women and men in Iran

Fatemeh Torabi; Sajad Mesgarzadeh

Volume 14, Issue 4 , January 2017, , Pages 493-512


  Increased rate of unemployment and growth of divorce are instances of a risky society that can affect women and men’s decisions about family formation. The present study aims to investigate the relationship between the indicators of risky society and the mean age at first marriage among women and ...  Read More

The effect of life style dimension on attitudes towards childbearing among married women in Tehran City

Zeinab Kavehfirouz; Bizhan Zare; Hossein Shamsedini

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 217-234


  Iran in recent decades with the steep fall in fertility is facing a demographic issue. According to the movement of Iranian society towards modernity as a result of lifestyle changes, the big question raised in the present research is that ”what lifestyle changes can affect reproductive attitudes ...  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

Determinant of socio- demographic in increased of age at marriage

Zeinab Kavefirooz; Shahla Kazemipoor; Morteza Ranjbar

Volume 12, Issue 3 , October 2014, , Pages 449-468


  The main goal of this study is the effectiveness evaluation of socio-demographic variables on increasing marriage age of working female students in University of Tehran. Using statistical method and questionnaire technique, 387 married female students have been participated in this study by cluster-sampling ...  Read More

Health Promoting Life Style among Women of Reproductive Age (Case Study of Shiraz City)

Aliyar Ahmadi; Fatemeh Rosta

Volume 11, Issue 4 , February 2014, , Pages 543-558


  Health promoting lifestyle is a valuable source for reducing the incidence and impact of health problems and improving the quality of life. The purpose of this study is investigating the health-oriented lifestyle of women of reproductive ages. The statistical population of study is women of reproductive ...  Read More

A study of relationship between religiosity, sex role attitude, attitude toward children and ideal and actual number of children

Maryam Soroush; Shole Bahrani

Volume 11, Issue 2 , July 2013, , Pages 189-208


  The purpose of this study is to answer these questions: What is the ideal number of childrenfor married women and what is its relationship to their religiosity and gender role attitudes.To answer this question, the literature reviewed, and questionnaire among 400 marriedwomen in Shiraz distributed using ...  Read More