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)
The circumstances and factors contributing to the development of good governance in social media with a focus on transparency component: A grounded theory study

H. Emadi; S.A. Afshani; H. Eslami

Volume 16, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 49-78


  This study employs grounded theory (GT) to qualitatively explore preconditions for good governance in social media with an emphasis on accountability. The study sample consists of 20 media activists and social media managers who were selected using a theoretical or purposive sampling strategy. The data ...  Read More

Social and Cultural Boundaries in Tehran city: the study of conditions, management practices and outcomes

M. Shahabi; M.A. Ghaempour

Volume 11, Issue 2 , July 2018, , Pages 133-160


  The system of differentiation and grading of individuals in every society is pervasive and inevitable, and its criteria vary from society to society. Hence, this article seeks to show that when and why do the citizens of Tehran make boundaries in their communications with others? When and how do they ...  Read More

Phenomenology of Mobile Phone Users’ Experiences About Mobilization in Social Relationships

M. Mokhtari; H. Malek Ahmadi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , November 2017, , Pages 101-124


  Technology has important role in communications and shapes people’s relations but also imposes its principles on these relationships. The term “Mobilization” refers to special form of life style characterized by properties such as speed and quantity. This investigation aimed at studying ...  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