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The Relationship between Consumersim and Looking at Human as a Commodity with Liquid Love in Marital life

Mansore Zarean; Ommolbanin Chaboki

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 483-498


  Consumerism as one of the characteristics of the modern world is not limited to commodity consumption. Consumerism has affected communication and even emotional relationship between couples. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the relationship between consumerism on couples' relationship and ...  Read More

Crossroad of Gender and Institute of Family: Women's Meaning of Marriage and Family Life

Vahid Ghasemi; Somayeh Arab Khorasani; Ali Rabbani Khorasgani

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 499-524


  Studies about gender and family institute with recent changes leading to family disruption shows that women are experiencing exiting from shadows and finding new identity. Studying women residents with the history of at least one marriage and divorce in Tehran city based on grounded theory method shows ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Development of Women’s Studies Programs in View of the Gender Paradigm Shifts: A Process Tracing in the United States

Fatemeh Ghasempour; Zohreh Nosrat Kharazmi

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 525-549


  The departments of Women’s Studies were established in 1970s in the United States. The quantities of the departments and the subjects they cover have increasingly grown during these years by a significant co-relation with the reality of change in women’s status. Women’s Studies are ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Enigma of “Mothering” in Feminist Theory and its Paradigm Shifts

Maryam Rafatjah; Abu Ali Vedadhir; Shiva Alinaqian

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 551-579


  The experiences of women from mothering are influenced by various living conditions and identities which are socially, economically and politically constructed. This paper reviews the viewpoints of different feminist epistemologies about the issue of “mothering” in terms of theory and practice ...  Read More

Women's Studies
Stress and Violence against Women: A Qualitative Research

Hosein Bani Fatemeh; Mohammad Abbaszadeh; Mohammad Bagher Alizadeh Aghdam; Nayyer Mohammadpour

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 581-602


  Violence against women is a major obstacle to the development of all societies. The violence can be seen in all forms of physical, economic, legal, social and cultural life both in the public and in private spheres. Considering the importance of the subject, this study has been conducted among 20 - 60 ...  Read More

Rural Development
Role of Identity, Gender Stereotype and Self-efficacy on Rural Women’s Participation in Social, Economic and Political Activities

Masoud Yazdanpanah; Kazhal Khedri; Masoumeh Forouzani; Masoud Baradaran

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 603-619


  The aim of this study was to investigate the factors influencing women’s participation in social, economic, and political activities in rural areas of Likak city. Target population of this study is active rural women of 15 to 64 years old in Likak city. Based on Morgan table, 300 women were ...  Read More

Women's Studies
The Effect of Women Empowerment on the Democracy Development

Masoud Nikooghadam; Mohadese Gholizadeh Amirabad; Abdollah Khoshnoodi

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, Pages 621-640


  In the twentieth century, with a new wave of political developments in many countries, the researchers sought to understand the preconditions necessary for the emergence and continuation of democracy. Meanwhile, "Modernization Theory" was given the highest empirical support for the realization of democracy. ...  Read More