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Scientific Research Manuscript Language and Literature
Oversimplificative causal explanations in Iran’s culture

M. Mardiha

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, Pages 1-27


  One of the most usual people’s activities is to opine about the causes of daily life events. Influenced by instinctive motivations and social habits and doctrines, this activity may have some bias. Simplification and exaggerating in finding causes in different subjects such as sanitary, environmental, ...  Read More

Scientific Research Manuscript
The reception of Instagram users of the “traditionalist women” discourse

M. Khelghati; H. Molaei

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, Pages 29-50


  This study aims to investigate the discourse about traditionalist women on a popular social media platform, i.e. Instagram. Therefore, ‘Tašt-e Šir’ video which was part of a television program about family values was selected as the case study. In this video, a family counselor, ...  Read More

Scientific Research Manuscript
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

Scientific Research Manuscript Cultural Studies
Introducing a mixed method for the analysis of urban visual culture texts: A case study on a mural at Vanak square,, Tehran

Mohammad Rashid Soofi; A. Ravadrad

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, Pages 75-103


  This paper aims to introduce a mixed research method for the analysis, reading, and interpretation of urban visual culture texts. To reach this goal, mural have been chosen as the most outstanding urban visual text. In order to do a case study, one of the outstanding wall-paintings located in Tehran`s ...  Read More

Scientific Research Manuscript Sociology
sociology of vow and Barriers to social responsibility and Social Participation of Activists in Financial vows

N. Arabi; M. Noghani Dokht Bahmani; Gh. Sedigh Ouraee

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, Pages 105-135


  From a sociological perspective Financial vows are Socio-economic, participatory, and community-based actions that have the potential to empower vulnerable groups and address poverty, given the current conditions of our society. Accordingly, the purpose of the present study is to describe and ...  Read More

Scientific Research Manuscript History, Geography & Archeology
The role of cultural traditions in sustainable rural livelihoods; Case study of Ardabil county

V. Heidaei Sarban; vahid khjavi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , April 2020, Pages 137-169


  The method of this research is descriptive-analytic and the data of this research have been collected through a library and field study (questionnaire). The statistical population of the study is the rural population of Ardabil city with a population of 74536 people. To calculate the sample size of this ...  Read More