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)
Women Studies
Brainstorming women into their perception of meaning of makeup and beauty

M. Pourrajabi; A. Ghobadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2023, , Pages 31-60


  The concept of beauty in the contemporary society is closely linked to gender. In this research, the concept of makeup and beauty has been explored from the perspective of women by using qualitative method techniques. Therefore, 35 young women of Tehran city were interviewed through in-depth and semi-structured ...  Read More

Psychology, Video Games
Exposing a model of social networks function in promoting social capital

M. Akhtar Mohagheghi; A. Rabiei; A. Farhangi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 127-145


  Today, social capital has attracted the attention of many political, cultural, social, and economic intellectuals since its promotion leads to the elevation of various developmental indicators in societies. Like other social doctrines, as should be pointed, the promotion of social capital, too, requires ...  Read More

Language and Literature
Persian Linguistic and Rhetorical Pathology in The Telegram Communication Network

M. Hedayat Mofidi; A. Kamyabigol; A. Alizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 151-168


  Today, the mobile phone, with its wide range of features, is an inexpensive, easy to use, and most modern communication tool. One of the special applications of smart phones is providing spaces and facilities such as SMS services, virtual networks, and interactive groups that link people and groups from ...  Read More

Analysis of Development Plans from Communications Perspective

Zohreh Shahghasemi; Mohmmad Mahdi Forghani; Hadi Khaniki

Volume 9, Issue 3 , December 2016, , Pages 147-180


  The movement towards the goals of "Vision plan 1404" needs the perception of the requirements to prepare plans for achieving the favorite objectives of development. With the advent of the information age, the rules of development policy-making strongly have changed in the world and also unique opportunities ...  Read More

dia and Women View to Their Gender Identity

Mohammad Reza Hatami; Saroyeh Mazhabi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , July 2011, , Pages 185-209


  It seems that Identity in one of most important element in social life, which could be the subject of new factors. In this case, the women have been being influenced by various factors in order to finding their own Gender Identity in recent years. The position and situation of today's women is so different ...  Read More

Media and Culture-building

Mohammad Reza Dehshiri

Volume 2, Issue 4 , January 2010, , Pages 179-208


  First of all, the present study would explain 6-layer dimensions of culture –including beliefs, values, and norms (as the core of culture), and symbols, rituals, and customs, technologies, skills, and innovations (as the culture surface). Then, applying communication theories besides exploring ...  Read More

Gender Prototype Representation in Media: Case Study of Hamshahri’s Events Page

Heshmat Sadat Moini Far

Volume 2, Issue 3 , December 2009, , Pages 167-197


  Besides family and education system, media also affects on the socializing process. What media represent is mutually affected and affective with culture. However, there are some times when media’s effect on society is especially important. For example, people with restricted social interactions ...  Read More

Reflections of Western Cultural Attitudes toward Iran in the Linguistic Construction of English Journals

Maryam Sadat Ghiasian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , April 2009, , Pages 123-139


  This study attempts to introduce two main currents in orientalism, the classic and the modern. The Western attitude toward the Orient, and especially Islam, is analyzed in both currents and the operative factors that lead to modern orientalism are surveyed. The 9th September 2001 event is here considered ...  Read More

Embedded Journalism and the Coverage of Iraq 2003 War: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Fox News Website

Younes Shokrkhah; Fatemeh Kamali Chirani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , April 2009, , Pages 155-174


  Noam Chomsky has discussed the bias of American media in covering events according to political economy interests and pro-Israeli position, for instance. Looking for the connections between public opinion and the media, focusing on the position of the American government during the first Gulf War, as ...  Read More

Intercultural Communication and Law, Education and Media Discourses

Saeid Reza Ameli; Najmeh Mohammadkhani

Volume 1, Issue 4 , January 2009, , Pages 41-66


  According to the ethno-cultural diversity, many educational and media basis in Iranian society are needed, in order to make good and healthy communication, in addition to the calm and peaceful interpersonal interaction. Cultural intolerance among diverse ethnics might cause to conflict, opposition, and ...  Read More

The Pathology of Audience Phantasm in Iran in the Fields of Media, Globalization and Post Global Village Age

Mahdi Mohsenianrad

Volume 1, Issue 3 , November 2008, , Pages 79-113


  This article studies the evolution of role phantasm of “men in front of media”. They have been called in a historical order as audience, receiver, user and recently communicatee. The author argues that the changing perception of “man in front of media” from a passive Being to ...  Read More

New Semantics of Communication; Making Possible a Deeper Understanding of Relationship between Culture and Media

Hassan Bashir

Volume 1, Issue 3 , November 2008, , Pages 131-155


  Although the current age is called “communication age” so far many definitions have been presented for the concept of communications. This concept still requires a more appropriate and comprehensive definite. One of the serious problems in defining communication is the fact that its meaning ...  Read More

Religion and Media in the Middle East (With Special Emphasis on Iran)

Hassan Khani

Volume 1, Issue 3 , November 2008, , Pages 215-231


  Religion and media are two important phenomena in today’s Middle Eastern societies. In these societies media is a newcomer player which its history of presence hardly approaches a century while religion is among the oldest and most important elements and factors in the Middle East. This article ...  Read More

Women's Interpretation of the "Female Identity" Representation

Azam Ravadrad; Mahdi Montazer Ghaem; Parisa Sarkarati

Volume 1, Issue 2 , July 2008, , Pages 1-22


  Regarding the importance of representation in redefining individuals and social groups’ identity, the interpretation of women from representation of feminine identity in television is examined in this article. The main question asks: what is the relationship between women’s interpretation ...  Read More