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Volume 1 (2003)
The Image of Unveiling and Forced Unveiling, the Status of the Picture of Unveiling in the Second Pahlavi Era

Mohammad Reza Qaemi Nik; Tayebeh Najafi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 339-358


  There are two different viewpoints on the approach of the Iranian society to the phenomena of veiling, especially female veiling. The first is the resistance of Muslim Iranians to the forced unveiling (kashf-e hejab) in Reza Pahlavi`s monarchy and the second, according to some opinions, is reaction Iranian ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Study of Cultural Conceptualization of Marriage and Childbearing among Women in Tehran: with a Cognitive Sociolinguistics Approach

Emilia Nersessians; Ebrahim Fayaz; Leila Ardebili

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 359-377


  Recent studies in the field of cognitive science on conceptual metaphor indicated that metaphor is not merely a linguistic phenomenon but it is essentially a conceptual-experimental process that constructs our mental world and is a means that reflects the origin of the cognitive structures of human thought. ...  Read More

Scenarios for the Presence of Iranian Women in Politics in 2017-2027, a Futuristic Study

Farhad Darvishi Setalani; Zohreh Hemmati

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 379-396


  Participation and political activity of women in political history of Iran has been appeared in different ways. The issue has played a significant role in the course of Iran's historical changes and certainly will also be influential in future of its political participation. This paper as an applied ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Identifying and Leveling the Barriers to Women's Promotion in Managerial Posts in Iranian Educational System based on Interpretative Structural Modeling

Meimanat Abedini Baltork; Sirus Mansoori

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 397-414


  The purpose of this study is to identify the barriers to women's promotion in management position in Iranian educational system based on Interpretative Structural Modeling. The research method in present study is to identify the factors for categorizing based on qualitative approach as a case study. ...  Read More

Patterns of Sex Differences in Mortality in Iran, 2006-2015

Abbas Askari-Nodoushan; Mohammad Sasanipour; Majid Koosheshi; Ardashir Khosravi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 415-438


  The different life cycles and lifestyles of men and women in human society have always led to significant gender differences in the mortality. So far, the studies on the gender gap in mortality are mostly carried out in western countries, and it is under research in Iran. The present study examines the ...  Read More

The Relationship between Board Gender Diversity and Internal Control Weaknesses

Yasser Rezaei Pitenoei; Khadijeh Mohseni

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 439-456


  Today, sustainable development relies on empowerment of women, as social scientists have always emphasized on the elimination of gender barriers as a prerequisite for the realization of economic and social development. Accordingly, the main purpose of this research is to investigate the relationship ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Vulnerability of Women to Natural Disasters: A Social Construct

Karam Habibpour Gatabi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, Pages 457-481


  The present study uses feminist and critical theories to study the vulnerability of women in natural disasters in order to optimize the management of natural disaster risk with the aim of reducing their vulnerability. This research has a quantitative methodology using survey. Among 384 men and women ...  Read More