Volume 17 (2024)
Volume 16 (2023)
Volume 15 (2022)
Volume 14 (2021)
Volume 13 (2020)
Volume 12 (2019)
Volume 11 (2018)
Volume 10 (2017)
Volume 9 (2016)
Volume 8 (2015)
Volume 7 (2014)
Volume 6 (2013)
Volume 5 (2012)
Volume 4 (2011)
Volume 3 (2010)
Volume 2 (2009)
Volume 1 (2008)
Cyberspace and Metaverse Culture
The cultural impact of artificial intelligence development on social media in Iran

M. Rajabi; M.S. Nasrollahi

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2023, , Pages 95-125


  The future challenges of artificial intelligence, especially in the relationship between humans and intelligent systems or technologically advanced machines as well as the power of its functions in social media, are a cause of concern whose cultural impacts have been presented after further investigation. ...  Read More

Desecularization of Instagram users; providing grounded theory

M.H. SayahTaheri

Volume 15, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 39-71


  The main view of thinkers, with respect to the impact of cyberspace on religion, is that its continuous use would help lead to “secularization” of individuals and society. However, it seems that this process, under the influence of some interfering factors, has overturned and, in some cases, ...  Read More

Cultural Studies
Proposing a media literacy model for teenage girls addicted to Instagram

M. Mehrban; E. Shahghasemi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 147-167


  The world is experiencing a change at a rapid space with ever-increasing innovation and development in information and communications technologies. In fact, the modern world is controlled by the media, and many human relationships are driven by new technologies, especially social media which is growing ...  Read More

Social Sciences and Communications
Family, friends and strangers: Women networking in the field of modern handicrafts

H. Raghfar; Z. Shafiei

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 97-130


  The popularity of the network concept has increased dramatically, its importance for entrepreneurial activities has become increasingly recognized, and in a way, it can be said that it has become fashionable. Recent studies of the new economic sociology on the subject of women's entrepreneurship also ...  Read More

Cultural Studies
Studying the Trend of Leisure Time Changes of Non-Traditional Students at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

M. Fouladiyan; M. Dayyaree; R. Zohouri

Volume 11, Issue 3 , October 2018, , Pages 1-28


  Study of how to spend non-native students of Ferdowsi University among leisure time, is purpose of this research. Non-native students experience different process in different terms related to leisure time due to special conditions. Entering in new environment, and often new experience in a metropolis, ...  Read More

Social Sciences and Communications
The Role of Cultural and Identity Differences in Self-expression of Iranian Users of Social Networking Sites; A Case Study of Students of Tehran University, Amirkabir University, and Sharif University of Technology

H. Molaei; Z. Majdizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 67-87


  Social media with their features such as interactivity, participatory, and user-generated content have provided a great opportunity for self-expression of the users. However, cultural differences affect the extent and modality of users’ self-expression. This study aims to investigate the modality ...  Read More

Social Sciences and Communications
Identify and analyze the opportunities and threats of social networks for shahid Beheshti University students

R. Tavalaee; Z. Sabaghi; N. Nezafati

Volume 10, Issue 3 , November 2017, , Pages 153-175


  Due to the growth of information and communication technology in societies Especially among students, the use of these technologies has become as part of regular working people. Social networks as one of the most important and widely in cyberspace which is Used by many people in various fields. application ...  Read More

Social Sciences and Communications
Consuming Social Networks: A Study on BeeTalk Network

Jamal Mohammadi; kamal khalegh Panah; Elahe Gholami

Volume 9, Issue 4 , March 2017, , Pages 59-88


  BeeTalk is one of the most common social networks that have attracted many users during these years. As a whole, social networks are parts of everyday life nowadays and, especially among the new generation, have caused some basic alterations in the field of identity-formation, sense-making and the form ...  Read More

Internet Social Networks and Youth Life Style: A Case Study of the Largest Iranians' Virtual Community

Hassan Bashir; Mohammad Sadiq Afrasiabi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , June 2012, , Pages 31-62


  The present study examines the relationship between using Internet social networks and some of the life style's indices. The study relies on the assumption that the Internet and virtual space, particularly online social networks, have remarkably attracted young people nowadays so far as such networks ...  Read More