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)
Cultural Studies
Sociological analysis of socio-cultural factors affecting social isolation: Case study of Bagh-e Bahadoran city

A. Ghorbani; N. Ounagh; A. Salehi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 157-187


  Youths are valuable assets of the society who would determine the future of that society. As a matter of fact, identifying different dimensions and factors affecting young people as well as finding solution to their problems are of great importance. The aim of this study, as the title indicates, is to ...  Read More

Media, love and marriage: The relationship between social/mass media, liquid love and attitude toward marriage

M. Abbasi Shovazi; M. Delavar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, , Pages 51-74


  The media, along with the content they distribute, involve particular nature and structures that can transform patterns of thinking, behaviors, and emotions. With the emergence of social media and the increasing rate of human interactions in the virtual world, human emotions (including love) have been ...  Read More

Representation of Family in Iranian Cinema: Discourse Analysis of "Yeh Habbeh Chand"

Hasan Bashir; Ali Eskandari

Volume 6, Issue 2 , September 2013, , Pages 143-161


  Nowadays, mass media has prepared the ground to represent most issues of the human life in national and international levels. Cinema, as an example, becomes a suitable area for those who are keen to maintain the fundamental values of the society, such as "family". In this article, after introducing representation ...  Read More

Ethnic Group`s Perceptions of their Broadcasted Image

Kavous Seyyed Emami

Volume 1, Issue 4 , January 2009, , Pages 119-142


  The Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) television channels, with the largest audience across the country, plays a prominent role in cultivating people’s perceptions about ethnic groups and in defining intergroup relations in the country. Evidence from previous research indicates that ...  Read More

Mass Media and Religious Culture of the Audiences; Suggesting a Useful Approach to Media Productions for Children

Nasser Bahonar

Volume 1, Issue 3 , November 2008, , Pages 37-54


  The religious program of mass media exclusively produced for children have had a significant growth in recent years. The artistic expression of stories related to the life of the great prophets and to the history of Islam as well as taking advantage of theatrical literature in religious occasions can ...  Read More