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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

Cyberspace and empowerment of pregnant women as a muted group

Alireza Dehghan Niri; Atefe Aghaie; Mohaddese Ziachi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, Pages 33-50


  The current paper aims to study pregnant women’s usage of cyber space as a muted group. This is a qualitative research which has been done using grounded theory method and interview technique. We interviewed a number of pregnant women who had visited some websites related to pregnancy issues, during ...  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

Gender analysis of students’ intention to use telegram social network in educational activities (Case study: Ferdowsi University of Mashhad)

Leila Safa; Mansoreh Adibi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, Pages 85-103


  Due to the increasing number of Telegram social network users in Iran especially among the young and educated people, it seems that the study of use of such networks is important particularly in educational activities. Given the importance of the issue, the purpose of this descriptive- correlative research ...  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

The relationship between self-objectification with resilience and self-compassion of female students (Case study: Islamic Azad University of Sabzevar)

Ali Mohammad Naemi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2016, Pages 125-139


  Today, self-objectification is defined by evaluating the others based on physical appearance, beauty and sexual attractiveness; it is a major source of women suffering especially for female students and reduces their resilience and self-compassion thereby endangering mental health. The current study ...  Read More