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Volume 1 (2003)
Social exclusion of poor women in urban life (Case study: urban poor women supported by relief Committee of Imam Khomeini in Urmia)

Mohammad Javad Zahedi; Parvaneh Danesh; Firouz Rad; Reza Mojarab Qushchi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 291-310


  Existing evidence shows that poor women who live in urban areas face different kinds of social exclusion. The present study investigates the roots of social exclusion in small scale and everyday life of these people aiming to clarify some dimensions of this problem. Qualitative method has been used in ...  Read More

Women's Studies
An analysis of the relationship between women’s employment and fertility rate in Iran

Mohammad Hassan Fotros; Maryam Najmi; Abbas Memarzadeh

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 311-325


  One of the biggest developments of the recent decades has been dramatic women’s participation in social and economic fields, and in this regard, the relationship between women’s participation in the labor market as one of the important and influential factors in economic growth, and fertility ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Imam Khomeini and the construction of a female identity in the Islamic Revolution

Masoud Kosari; Amirali Tafreshi; Masoumeh Sadat Alavi Nekoo

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 327-357


  The Islamic Revolution of Iran can be identified as the emergence of a discursive transformation in Iranian society. This revolution, not only was indicative of a discursive and semantic transformation in the context of the Iranian society, but also it was able to create a new sign and a new meaning ...  Read More

Investigating the role of employment and education of women on economic growth in Iran: Gravitational search algorithm and Firefly algorithm approach

Ahmad Asadzadeh; Nina Mirani; Forough Ghazi khani; Najmaeh Esmail Darjani; Atieh Honardoust

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 359-381


  To enrich the complex process of development and the role of human resources as one of its main factors, it is essential to review the role of the human resources, especially the role of women, who constitute half of the world population. In recent years, the new socio-economic phenomenon of the female ...  Read More

A study of population dynamics on gender equality in Iran (An emphasis on population composition)

Tavakkol Aghayari Hir; Fatemeh Golabi; Mehdi Shafeiy Zazali

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 383-401


  Demographic changes can affect all facets of development, including gender equality, as one of the main components of development. This study aimed at investigating the relationship between changes in population composition and gender equality in Iran during 1956-2011. The relationship is studied with ...  Read More

Semantic reconstruction of girls’ lived experience of singleness

Omid Qaderzadeh; Fatemeh Gholami; Elahe Gholami

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 403-426


  Single girls are among the groups that are subject to rejection because of their fragile and vulnerable situation in social and economic structures. The current study aims to reconstruct the meaning of singleness experience and find the backgrounds and the way single girls encounter singleness through ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Suicidal behavior among women of Abdanan: motivations and conditions

Akbar Zare Shahabadi; Mojtaba Shafiee Nejad; Javad Madahi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, Pages 427-446


  Suicidal behavior is defined as a non-fatal act wherein the person consciously and purposefully and without the interference of others, in order to achieve the desired changes, does self-painful and self-harmful acts, which is understood and interpreted in various ways by different people. The purpose ...  Read More