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A gender analysis on spending and saving money among families in Tehran

Soheila Alirezanejad; Sahar Khakpoor

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, Pages 151-170


  Money and the way people spend it may cause lots of tension among family members; therefore, it is important to concentrate on money and the way it is spent. This article aims to address how women and men treat money as well as their differences and similarities. A mixed method (field research and survey) ...  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

Gender equality and fertility in Iran

Zahra Afshari

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, Pages 245-262


  Using cross-provinces and panel regressions, this paper investigates the interrelationship between gender equality and fertility in Iran for the period 2007-2012. The article attempts to explain the low fertility rate in Iran by distinguishing between two types of gender equity, i.e. gender equity in ...  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

Assessment of the impact of family power structure on fertility rate in Tehran City

Zeynab Kaveh Firouz; Fariba Karami

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, Pages 291-308


  In the last few decades, Iran has experienced sharp fertility decline. Studies indicate that women have a major role in childbearing; therefore, their empowerment and autonomy will lead to changes in their fertility behavior. This paper examines the relationship between family power structure and fertility ...  Read More