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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)
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Volume 1 (2003)
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

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

Women's Studies
An assessment of the effect of citizenship education on empowering women (Case study: Tehran 6th district)

Maryam Najjar Nahavandi; Masoumeh Abkhosh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , April 2015, , Pages 131-149


  Following a neighborhood-oriented approach, Tehran municipality provided citizenship education with the purpose of empowering women. In spite of the large coverage of the project and its high costs, comprehensive studies haven’t been conducted in this area yet. Thus, the present study primarily ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Typology of friendships between both sexes (Case study: young girls in Kermanshah)

Mohsen Niazi; Leila Parnian

Volume 12, Issue 4 , January 2015, , Pages 559-576


  The current research aims to present a typology of relationships with the opposite sex among young girls. The research was conducted using qualitative methods and grounded theory in addition to applying Semi-Structure and Interactive Interview techniques. The population consists of young girls aged 19-30 ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Explaining burnout of working women with an emphasis on the role of organizational and psychological variables (Case study: Technical & Vocational and Islamic Azad University of Shiraz)

Mohammad Hassan Seif; Mitra Yadegar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , January 2015, , Pages 611-626


  Burnout syndrome includes aspects of emotional exhaustion, depersonalization and decrement of personal accomplishment to which staffs vulnerable to because of their exposure to physical and psychological stressors. The necessity of this research is related to inadequate research on women. The current ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Sociological analysis of narratives of women from prison after release

soheili sadeghi fasai; Zahra Mirhosseini

Volume 12, Issue 3 , October 2014, , Pages 345-362


  Prison life experience is different despites individual differences, family, social and criminal prisoners, conditions and characteristics of them. This study was qualitative research findings from in-depth interviews with 20 women after releasing from prison. The prison puts women in a particular subject ...  Read More

Women's Studies
A qualitative study of semantic implications women's sense of insecurity in public spaces

Omid Ghaderzade; Sara Khazaie

Volume 12, Issue 3 , October 2014, , Pages 405-424


  This research seeks to explore and examine the semantic implications women's sense of insecurity in public spaces city of social interpretationism approach. In this study, data were collected through semi-structured interviews and GT is used to analyze the data. Using theoretical and purposive sampling, ...  Read More

Cultural Studies
Women,s Experiances of Cosmetic Surgery; Qualitative Study of Reasons and Consequences

Omid Qaderzadeh; Kamal Khaleqpanah; Sara Khazaii

Volume 12, Issue 1 , April 2014, , Pages 1-20


  Cosmestic surgery has been become one of the common forms of the regular management of body in today's world. With an exploratory and analytical description of constructed meanings of cosmetic surgery, this research tends to find out why Sanandejian’s women have cosmetic surgery and what this context ...  Read More

Relationship between Digital Divide and Empowerment of Shiraz Women

Bijan Khajehnoori; Maryam Karimi; Saeed Keshavarzi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , April 2014, , Pages 21-38


  Abstract Women as half of the population of each society have important role in societies development. Accordingly, many sociologists consider study of women’s empowerment and its influencing factors. Present study is to examine the relationship between digital divide and women empowerment. In ...  Read More

Investigating the Effective Factors on Work-Life Balance in Educational Institutions; Case Study of Public Universities in Tehran

Seyed Reza Seyyedjavadin; Mojgan Roshannejad; Parvaneh Gelard

Volume 12, Issue 1 , April 2014, , Pages 39-56


  Recently, women’s participation has increased in the workplaces. Therefore it is a challenge for contemporary managers to help employees to balance their work and family responsibilities. This paper aims to identify factors affecting the work-family balance. Sample included 261 women employed at ...  Read More