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
Content analysis of women’s management and job promotion obstacles

Reza Esmaeil Pour; Hamid Reza Tafaghodi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , July 2017, , Pages 169-185


  The current paper aims to analyze the factors that prevent women’s job advancement and promotion in organizations. In this study, qualitative methodology and  Directed Qualitative Content Analysis approaches were applied, and 16 women of the municipal districts 2, 4, 13, 16, and 22 of Tehran ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Rural women's knowledge and social needs for the integrated watershed management in the Ghezel Tape Ali Gholi Village in the Zanjan Province

Esmail Karami Dehkordi; Roghayeh Babaee

Volume 15, Issue 2 , July 2017, , Pages 241-264


  Rural women play an important role in supporting their rural households' livelihoods and can significantly contribute to the sustainable natural resources management programmes. The current research aims to investigate rural women's livelihood activities and their related needs for enhancing their knowledge ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women’s encounter with disruption of the tranquility in marital life

Susan Bastani; Shohre Rowshani; Nahle Gharavi Naeeni

Volume 15, Issue 2 , July 2017, , Pages 265-289


  The current study aims to investigate the way married women living in Tehran face with disruption of sense of tranquility in marital life. This research has been done using grounded theory method and deep interview technique. As a result of encounter with disruption of sense of tranquility, which is ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Gender and care ethics in feminist ethics

Mohammad Taghi Karami Ghahi; Mohsen Akhbari

Volume 15, Issue 1 , April 2017, , Pages 45-62


  Exploring the relationship between gender and ethics is the common concern of some feminist scholars. From this perspective, feminists criticize the traditional morality for ignoring the importance of cultural values as well as the moral experience of women with a view of patriarchy. Therefore, they ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Study women's leisure in rural community (Case Study: Hasan Abad village in the Delfan)

Zahra Farazizade; Mahbobe Babaei

Volume 15, Issue 1 , April 2017, , Pages 101-122


  The theme of leisure, spent by different groups of people, and its possible consequences, suggest new ways in human life. Leisure with all cultural, social, political and economic aspects, is important free time spent in different time periods and spaces by all groups of society in many ways. Understanding ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Comparative study of the women’s status in the Islamic countries of the Middle East and North Africa

Yaghoob Foroutan; Mina Shojaee

Volume 15, Issue 1 , April 2017, , Pages 123-147


  Women's status has experienced significant progress in most parts of the world in recent decades. However, the gender gap still exists in many countries. This study investigates the status of women in the Islamic countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region from a comparative perspective. ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women's employment, marital happiness and tendency to divorce (Case study: Married people in Tehran)

Fateme Modiri; Ali Rahimi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , January 2017, , Pages 451-475


  This paper aims to study the effect of women's employment on family stability, and compares Dual-worker family with Single-worker family. Statistical population of cross-sectional survey consistes of married people in Tehran. 1736 samples were selected and analyzed. Multi-stage cluster sampling method ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Femininity typology and girl students (Case study: Students of Guilan University)

Ali Yaghoobi; Haniyeh Moghaddas Yazdi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , January 2017, , Pages 513-533


  The concept of femininity is similar to a social structure with varied notions in different time and backgrounds. This article aims to develop a typology of girl students of Guilan University. In the current study, semi-organized interviwes aiming for tageted sampling and qualitative methods are employed. ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women and economic efficiency in the family based on a survey on Razavi conduct

Ali Hossein Hosseinzadeh; Marziyeh Shahryari; Maryam Farji Behbahanizadeh

Volume 14, Issue 3 , October 2016, , Pages 379-396


  In the family, women can benefit from the newest information and knowledge on various life subjects and use them to train other members of the family; they can also use the knowledge to replce new and optimal beliefs with the false ones thereby oncreasing the soci-cultural level of the family more than ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Comparative typology of victimization of Afghan and Iranian women residing in Mashhad

Abdolreza Javan Jaafary Bojnordy; Seyyed Mahdi Seyyedzadeh Sany; Mohadeseh Maldar Mohamad Hasanzadeh Mashhady

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 235-254


  Nowadays, victimization of women is very prevalent as a social problem. Among these are women who in addition to potential vulnerabilities, are more victimized for being migrants and minorities. The main objective of this study is to identify the types of victimization of Iranian and Afghan women refugees ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women, motherhood and religiousness

Amir Rastegar Khaled

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, , Pages 1-31


  Attitude toward motherhood among societies has changed over time and fertility rates have decreased. Mothering and motherhood are rapidly expanding subjects of the literature of the context. A set of these studies has a more macro focus in terms of origins of motherhood and how it is manifested in practice. ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Explaining the relationship between economic, cultural and educational factors and poverty alleviation of women (Case study: Divorced women and widows of Aleshtar city)

Hussein Raghfar; Mehdi Soleimani

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, , Pages 51-68


  The present research aims to study the relationship between cultural, social and economic factors conducted by imam Khomeini Relief Committee and poverty alleviation among divorced women and widows. To do so, divorced women and widows from Aleshtar city were chosen as the statistical society of the research. ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Occupational gender segregation among employees of Ahwaz Public Libraries Foundation

Maryam Mokhtari; Abdolah Fazeli

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, , Pages 69-84


  Today gender segregation in the workplace is increasingly sensitive. Thus analysis of the reasons behind such phenomenon is of fundamental importance. The aim of this study is to investigate the Occupational Gender Segregation among Ahwaz Public Libraries Foundation employees with emphasis on the role ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Cultural capital of women and the structure of power distribution in family (Case study: Shiraz city)

Majid Kafi; Leila Bahmani; Maryam Sadat Delavar

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, , Pages 105-123


  The present study is based on the assumption that the more the women enjoy the cultural capital, the higher their position in the power structure of the family and the more their bargaining power will become. For evaluating the aforementioned theory, the required data were attained through survey methodology ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Representation the nature of power among women's principals: Developing a theoretical framework

Khalil Gholami; Naser Shirbagi; Delsuz Hosseini

Volume 13, Issue 4 , January 2016, , Pages 507-523


  The present research investigated the nature of power among women's principals in order to develop a theoretical framework. Relying on critical epistemology and qualitative approach, we used grounded theory to study the problem. Using a purposeful and theoretical sampling, we selected women and men's ...  Read More

Women's Studies
investigating factors related to rural womens’ participation in family poultry activities in Maragheh County

Ali shams; Halimeh Razmi; Mohammad- Hossein Shahir

Volume 13, Issue 4 , January 2016, , Pages 549-566


      Production of family poultry is one of the activities which women in the villages participate and several factors effect on their participation in these activities. The purpose of this descriptive- correlational study was to investigate factors related to the participation level of ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The effective determinants in willingness to cesarean section (The case of pregnant women in Tehran)

Khalil Ali Mohammadzadeh; Parivash Afradi Asbaghrani

Volume 13, Issue 3 , October 2015, , Pages 357-376


  Based on statistical evidence, rate of cesarean   in Iran is quite high ranking Iran  the second country in the world; in terms of the highest cesarean rates,  various parameters affect  decision of  delivery mode  in pregnant women. One way to reduce caesarean sections ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Effect of Glass Cliff on work engagement with the mediator role of organizational silence (Case study of female staff of Bu-Ali University of Hamedan)

Fakhrosadat Nasiri Valekboni; Mohammad Reza Ardalan; Roghayeh Beheshtirad

Volume 13, Issue 3 , October 2015, , Pages 377-398


  The current study aims to examine the  effect of Glass Cliff on work engagement with the mediator roe of organizational silence. The statistical population consists of all formal staff of women in Bu-Ali University of hamedan, totally 88,   among which 52  were selected by stratified ...  Read More

Women's Studies
A Survey on the Factors Affecting Women’s Political Participation (Case Study: Women in Booshehr City)

Hossein Athari; Abolghasem Shahriyari

Volume 12, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 265-286


  Political participation is an indication of democracy and political development and legitimacy in different societies. The more participation in a society occurs, the more legitimacy a political system will have. So, the efforts of Iranian political system are toward increasing people’s political ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Viewpoints of Rural Women on Effect of Social Capital Components on their Empowerment (Case study: Hassan- Khan Village, Ghorveh Township)

Rohollah Rezaei; Shima Zareei

Volume 12, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 287-304


  Regarding the undeniable role of women in the process of rural development on the one hand and their inappropriate situation in terms of the most indices of rural development on the other hands, rural women’s empowerment is essential. Meanwhile, many researchers and scholars believe that social ...  Read More

The Relationship between Gender and Organizational Culture (Case Study: National Library of the Islamic Republic)

Behjat Yazdkhasti; Sayed Ali mohammad Azarbakhsh; Raziyeh Mortazavi Ab Alvan

Volume 12, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 305-323


  Gender factor can have a significant impact on the organization or even an individual with certain gender characteristics can be different from organization to organization, the degree of acceptance of the models and assumptions underlying the organization. The purpose of this study was to investigate ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Qualitative analysis of violent crimes committed by women: contexts and motivations

Soheyla Sadeghi Fasaei; Marziye Ebrahimi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 171-192


  While men’s violence is assessed within their social life, women’s violence is attributed to personal factors, such as mental stress, aggression and/or womanish nervousness, regardless of social factors. Unlike such a common interpretation that tries to associate violence of women with interpretations ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Qualitative studies on smoking hookah among girls and young women (Case study: Shiraz city)

Mehran Sohrab Zade; Leila Parnian

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 193-224


  This article aims to study the causes, strategies and consequences of tobacco consumption among women and young girls. This research using qualitative methods, data-driven approach to theorizing (grounded theory) and a semi-structured interview technique was interactive. The population of the study included ...  Read More

Women's Studies
What women and men Want: gender differences in mate preference of online dating services

Ali Shakouri; Zeynab Shafiyi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 225-244


  This paper studies the effect of gender differences in mate preference in one of the major Iranian online dating services. To best of our knowledge, there are only few similar studies conducted with this objective focusing on Iran. A quantitative approach is used in this paper which is inferred from ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Assessment of the relationship between gender, culture and distribution of power in the organization

Rezvan Hossein Gholizadeh; Zahra Ghasemi; Sajedeh Naseri Sadegh; Arezoo Ahmad Abadi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 263-289


  Despite the presence of women in higher education and qualification levels of public decency, a small number of women have been appointed to management positions; therefore, they are less powerful than men in organizational decision-making processes.  In this research, organizational culture and ...  Read More