Volume 22 (2024)
Issue 1 April 2024, Pages 1-292
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)
Number of Volumes 22
Number of Issues 82
Number of Articles 636
Number of Contributors 1,219
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Number of Submissions 2,260
Acceptance Rate 16
Time to Accept (Days) 173
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Number of Reviewers 742

Journal of Woman in Development and Politics is an open access quarterly publication, published by Center for Women Studies and Research, University of Tehran and has received a scientific degree from the Commission of Scientific Journals of the country - Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. This journal follows the principles and criteria of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) in reviewing and publishing scientific articles. This journal uses double-blind peer review and all submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity software (Samim Noor) to ensure their authenticity to be assured about its originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by expert reviewers.

Journal Features

  • Journal Title: Woman in Development and Politics
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • ISO Abbreviation: Wom Dev Pol 
  • Language: Persian with English Abstract
  • Review Process: Double blind peer review
  • Publisher: Center for Women Studies and Research, University of Tehran
  • Open Access:  Yes 
  • Initial Review Time: 2 Weeks 
  • Final Review Time: Less than 6 months approximately
  • Acceptance Rate: 15 %
  • Article Processing Charges: Yes
  • Using Similarity Finding Software: Yes  (Hamtajoo)

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Dynamic analysis of the economic effects of population structural changes in the coming decades of Iran (with emphasis on the role of women)

Omran Gheisar; Sima Eskandari Sabzi; ali salmanpour; Seyed Yosef Hajiasghari

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 1-37


  The trend of population growth in the last three decades will cause extensive changes in the age structure of Iran's population. So that it can be one of the most important challenges of the country in the coming decades. This development will have different effects and consequences in the process of ...  Read More

Analyzing the Barriers to Women’s Economic Participation in Yazd Province (A Qualitative Study)

Negin Fallah Haghighi; Zeinab Sharifi; Hamin Ahmadi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 39-65


  Nowadays, economic development is unattainable without the participation of women in the workforce. Nevertheless, the economic participation rate of women in Iran is not in favorable level. Based on the most recent statistics, Yazd province has the second highest female unemployment rate. Therefore, ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Exploration of the Lived Experience of Imprisoned Women: From the Regret of Childhood to the Continuation of Crimes

Mahnaz Farahmand; Somaieh Saadatifar; Fatemeh Danafar

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 67-87


  Children are the most vulnerable groups in society, and their adult standing is profoundly influenced by their formative experiences, mindset, and quality of interactions.The aim of the current research is to investigate the lived experiences of the childhood of imprisoned women and its continuation ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Lived Experience of Mothers with Children Who Have Mental-Motor Disabilities (An Introduction to the Psychological Challenges of Articles 53 and 56 of Family Protection Law and Young Population)

Parvaneh Alaie; Maryam Hokmabadi Goshuni

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 89-113


  In recent years, due to the decrease in the rate of childbearing, efforts have been made in the policy system, among which we can mention the plan for the youth of the population and support for the family approved in 2019. The limitation of screening is mentioned in this project. The purpose of this ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Puberty Experience among daughters of Single Fathers; Qualitative Study in Yazd

Ahmad Kalateh Sadati; Fatemeh Adelkhah; Faezeh Shamsaddin Qotrom

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 115-142


  Puberty is a biological, complex and a social constract phenomena which is experienced diffently among girls. Daughters with Single Fathers can have a different experience of puberty. This issue can be related to the quality of the father's and other family members' interaction with the girl's puberty. ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Women's Experience of Domestic Labor Division

Hamideh Dabbaghi; Kosar Mohammadi; Somayeh Jamshidi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 143-167


  The division of domestic labor or the distribution of responsibilities and necessary tasks for maintaining the home and family members has historically evolved since the industrialization period and has had important as a social phenomenon in academic discussions since the 1970s. Social and economic ...  Read More

Evaluation of Citizens’ Satisfaction with the Quality of Inner City Parks (A Case Study Women's Laleh Park in Noorabad)

Aboozar Vafaei; Kamran Dolat Yarian

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 169-203


  Parks and green public spaces are parts of the ecological fabric of cities to the extent that environmental life and the sustainability of cities depend on them. The aim of this research is to measure the level of citizens’ satisfaction with the quality of urban parks. The example studied is Women's ...  Read More

Developing a Causal Model of Metacognitive Assessment of Body Deformity in Women Undergoing Nose Surgery Using Psychological Capital and Spiritual Well-Being as Predictors: The Mediating Role of Social Conformity

Marzieh Salarvand; Farah Naderi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 205-244


  The purpose of the current research is to develop a causal model of evaluating body dysmorphic disorder using metacognitive assessment. It integrates positive psychological capital and spiritual well-being among women seeking rhinoplasty, with social harmony as a mediating factor. The research method ...  Read More

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

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 245-270


  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

The Effect of the Glass Cliff Phenomenon on the Formation of Organizational Obstruction and Organizational Silence with the Moderating Role of Perceived Organizational Support (Case Study: Female Employees of Tehran University)

Razieh Aghababaei

Volume 22, Issue 1 , April 2024, Pages 271-292


  The lack of career advancement of women in organizations can lead to several negative consequences such as organizational obstruction, organizational silence, and so on. This lack of career advancement of women in organizations is known as the glass cliff phenomenon. The purpose of this research was ...  Read More

Qualitative content analysis of elementary textbooks based on gender orientation

Rahmatallah Marzooghi; Sirus Mansoori

Volume 13, Issue 4 , January 2016, , Pages 469-485


  The aim of this study was the content analysis of elementary textbooks based on gender orientation. Method of research was qualitative content analysis. Statistical population was textbooks of the elementary. Statistical sample of research includes Heavenly gifts (Hediehaye Asmani), social studies, and ...  Read More

The effect of economic– social variables on burgess female suicide of Iran (2006-2009)

Zahra Nasrolahi; Ezatollah Lotfi; Atieh Honardoust

Volume 11, Issue 3 , October 2013, , Pages 377-392


  The rate of suicide globally and in Iran is increasing. Suicide destroys human capital and poses huge obstacles for the improvement of women’s health and for the wider public health agenda. The main objectives of this paper is to review the available evidence on suicide in Iran as well as to explore ...  Read More

A Study On Socio- Cultural Barriers of Women's Participation in Sports Case study: 20-40 year-old female athletes and non-athletes in Hamedan province

Asadallah Naghdi; Esmaeil Balali; Parvin Imani

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2011, , Pages 147-163

  In today's world, women's participation in social activities is considered as a measure of their social and civil rights. However, there are challenges to such participation. This research aims to investigate these socio-cultural obstacles, comparing athletic and non-athletic women. The present study ...  Read More

Comparative Study between Status of Women in Iran and Malysia

Firozeh Asghari; Atieh Honardoust

Volume 12, Issue 1 , April 2014, , Pages 75-92


  Gender equality, equity and women`s empowerment are the essential factors for integral human development and also key factors for all countries to achieve economic, political and social development. The main goal of this paper is a comparative study on women`s status in Malaysia and Iran as two developing ...  Read More

ISIS crimes against women and children from the perspective of international law and the role of Martyr Soleimani in confronting it

Maryam Ahmadinejad

Volume 21, Issue 2 , June 2023, , Pages 407-443


  Among the crimes agonizing human communities in modern age were crimes that were perpetrated by ISIS groups in Syria and Iraq against women and children.During years of their ruling in those occupied lands Iran led by Martyr Soliemani, offered unique services to help safeguard the security of the citizens ...  Read More

Analysis of unemployment duration of men and women job seekers referring to job centers of the country in the period of 2012-2018

saadolah darabi; Hossein Mahmoudian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 October 2022


  The purpose of this research is to analyze of unemployment duration and compare it among Iranian men and women in the period of 2012-2018. In this study, an attempt has been made to investigate the effect of four variables of gender and age, education level, and marital status of unemployment duration ...  Read More

Board Gender Diversity and Investment Inefficiency with a moderating role of the board independence and the CEO tenure

mahdi filsaraei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 May 2023


  This paper investigates the impact of board gender diversity on a firm’s investment inefficiency. We document that firms with gender-diverse boards have significantly less investment inefficiency than firms without gender-diverse board and the fraction of female directors on the board is significantly ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Explaining the intellectual basis of empowering Muslim women

Jamileh Alamolhoda; parastoo alikhani; morteza rezaeizadeh; esmaeal jafari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 May 2023


  Goal: It seems that most of the theories of women's empowerment have been formed in accordance with the idea of feminism and based on the paradigm of gender and development, which is also influenced by the idea of humanism. Therefore, it is incompatible with the characteristics of Islamic societies and ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Providing a framework for empowering women in governance based on cognitive science studies

Amir Asgari; Sahebeh Masoudi; Maedeh Taghizadeh Tabarsi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 July 2023


  Women's empowerment is a topic included in a wide range of programs and policies implemented by different institutions around the world. However, cognitive characteristics and research in the field of cognitive sciences, specifically regarding cognitive abilities, have been neglected in many of these ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Investigating the level of vulnerability of women compared to men in the era of Covid-19

Hossein Moshkabadi Mohajer; zeinab Moshkabadi Mohajer

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 October 2023


  This study investigates the effect of some socio-economic factors on income, savings and employment status during the outbreak and spread of covid-19 based on gender segregation, between two groups of women and men using data from Mashhad-Iran. In this article, the data was collected by questionnaire ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Consequences of women''''s wages for domestic work and its role in family consolidation policy-making and population growth

Zahra Sadat Mirhashemi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 February 2024


  IntroductionThe family is the most sacred institution in terms of the holy law, whose members are under the umbrella of mental and physical security, and the woman is considered the most important member of this institution. In the culture and customs of many societies, women spend all or a large part ...  Read More

From spirituality to rationality, exploring the paths of adaptation and survival of marginalized immigrant women in Yazd city

Fatemeh Jafari Naeimi; Ali Ruhani; Maliheh Alimondegari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 February 2024


  From spirituality to rationality:, exploring the paths of adaptation and survival of marginalized immigrant women in Yazd cityThe mobility and movement of the population shows the dynamics and effort of people who consider the field of effort limited for themselves in a geographical place. Therefore, ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Body Management in Female Soccer Players

Faeze Zamanian; Majid Vesalinaseh; Elham Forouzandeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 March 2024


  Introduction: Female athletes often experience significant challenges and tensions with their identity as both athlete and female. Especially if they participate in sports that are more masculine. One of the most challenges for female athletes is related to their body. The body has an important place ...  Read More

Women's Studies
A detailed abstract of the representation of female identity in the cinema of the second Pahlavi era.

Mohammad Reza Ghaeminik; hoda mostafaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 March 2024


  The changes and developments of women's identity have been one of the most important issues of Iranian society after facing the modern western civilization. To understand these developments, we can analyze the developments that tried to establish social order. In the contemporary period of Iran, although ...  Read More

Discourse formulation of The Modern Woman subject in the discourses of Constitutional era

Zohre Omidipour; Ali Rajabloo; sosan bastani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 April 2024


  IntroductionAs Iran confronted Western modernity and the resulting discursive conflicts, women, their identity, and their living conditions emerged as one of the most significant subjects of attention. This led to a wide range of discourse about them, turning women into a focal point of contention. The ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Quranic foundations of maternal rights with a social approach based on clause 2 of Article 21 of the Constitution

moslem taheri; atefeh andarza

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 May 2024


  One of the most important developments that occurred after the advent of Islam in the society of the era of descent was the changes in the rights of individuals, especially women.Women in the society of the era of the Prophet Muhammad (Blessings of God be upon him as well as peace) were deprived of the ...  Read More

Construction of Split Identity: Conditions and Consequences of Independent Migration for Young Women

Hossein Afrasiabi; Zahra Khoramian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 May 2024


  Parallel to the change in the position and role of women, the geographical mobility and independent migration of women has grown significantly in recent years. This phenomenon has unknown dimensions and consequences, especially from the point of view of immigrant women themselves.Our goal of this research ...  Read More

Women's Studies
phenomengraphy of perceived social support in women heads of households

Golamreza Tabrizikahou; sahar Tabrizi; maliheh Boroumand Mahmoudabadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 May 2024


  Introduction: Today, the number of female heads of households is increasing all over the world, including Iran, and everyone agrees that they are a vulnerable group that needs to be supported. Support that is often provided by family, friends, and governmental and quasi-governmental institutions. But ...  Read More

Women's Studies
conflict between tradition and feminism in Oman (Case study: Al-Tawaf Haith Al-Jamar)

Abolhasan Amin Moghaddasi; Ali Afzali; narges bigdeli

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 May 2024


  Introduction:The starting point of female criticism coincides with liberation from the linear stereotypes of men's literary history. Feminist literary criticism does not mean to eliminate the differences in the way of writing between women and men, and in this type of criticism, gender differences do ...  Read More

Political sciences
Women's right to equal pay in the mirror of gender justice with emphasis on Iran's legal system and international documents

Elahe Marandi; Zahra Sadat Hejazi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 June 2024


  IntroductionWage is one of the concepts of labor law, which creates a legal relationship between the wage earner and the wage earner and follows the legal subordination of the worker to the employer (and vice versa). Among the issues raised regarding wages, the issue of equal pay versus equal work is ...  Read More

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