Volume 15 (2023)
Volume 14 (2022)
Volume 13 (2021)
Volume 12 (2020)
Volume 11 (2019)
Volume 10 (2018)
Volume 9 (2017)
Volume 8 (2016)
Volume 7 (2015)
Volume 6 (2014)
Volume 5 (2013)
Volume 4 (2012)
Volume 3 (2011)
Volume 2 (2010)
Volume 1 (2009)
Political Sciences
Environmental phenomenon in the political thought of ancient Iran

F. Zolfagharian

Volume 13, Issue 3 , June 2021, , Pages 131-156


  The human perspective has a direct impact on the environment. In the modern era, man has considered himself in the place of God and has dominated the nature that has resulted in encroachment upon its privacy and disruption of its cycle. During antiquity, man always defined himself within the universe ...  Read More

Political Sciences
Representation of the West in Motahari’s Political Discourse on the Basis of the Post-Colonial Approach

M. Adibi; M. Tavasoli Roknabadi; M Taghavi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , September 2018, , Pages 23-51


  The question of how to confront the West has always been an important issue for Iranians and their political and intellectual elites. The Islamic Revolution of Iran was a product of such a concern. Ayatollah Morteza Motahari, as one of the most important ideologue of the Islamic Revolution, tried to ...  Read More

Political Sciences
Developmental State; Prerequisite for Realization of Good Governance

M. Ghaffari; A. Igder

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 103-124


  Considering widespread implication of development projects, it seems that development is the only solution for elimination of problems such as poverty, starvation, insecurity and eventually justice. Developmental state and good governance theory are two major development theories which formulate the ...  Read More

Political Sciences
water, politics, hydropolitics, crisis, public policy

M. Moradi Tadi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 71-90


  One of the most serious issues facing humanity is the water crisis that requires systematic and immediate action. It has been addressed from different viewpoints across academic disciplines. In this paper, the most important dimensions between water and some areas of human sciences and sociology of humans ...  Read More

Political Sciences
An introduction to the effects of secularism foundations on contemporary architecture and urbanism of Iran

M.M. Raeesi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 135-162


  Secularism is one of the most important components of west contemporary civilization. The role of this system of thought, which emerged as a reaction against the function of religious institutions in the West, especially the church in the Middle Ages, is so prominent in contemporary civilization that ...  Read More

Political Sciences
The theoretical capacity of Amartya Sen’s capability approach for the concept of citizenship

A. Manoochehri; S. nariman

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 189-210


  The capability approach has been the subject of increasingly enthusiastic enquiry in development studies and welfare economics over the last three decades. Although Amartya Sen's capability approach was born in the field of economics, it extended very soon to the humanities and to other social sciences. ...  Read More

Women Studies
Language, Women and the Duality of Discourse in Rousseau's Political Thought

S. Kh. Mortazavi; sh. Pakzad

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 49-74


  Since the 18th century, Rousseau has been often credited with egalitarian and liberal views worldwide; however, his potent pen in shaping ideas has led to women’s extreme suppression. It seems that Rousseau had been suffering from Dissociative Identity Disorder to the extent that through one of ...  Read More

pathology of higher education policy research process in Iran

J. Amiri Farahabadi; M. Abolghasemi; M. Ghahramani

Volume 8, Issue 4 , December 2016, , Pages 139-171


  According to many experts and scholars of higher education, nowadays the most important factor of inefficiency of higher education policymaking in Iran is nonconformity of policies and decisions with scientific, theoretical and research basics. Policy research is defined as a research process focused ...  Read More

A Model for Improving Science Diplomacy through Interdisciplinary Aspects in Higher Education and Foreign Policy Systems: Case Study of K.N. Toosi University

T. Moghimi; H. R. Arasteh; K. Mohammadkhani

Volume 8, Issue 4 , December 2016, , Pages 195-224


  Science diplomacy is a developing foreign policy and international relationship among nations is affected by science and technology. Because of the major role of higher education in the production and dissemination of science and new technology, this important organization has always been attractive. ...  Read More

Political Sciences
Anfal and Modernity: A Paradoxical Study of Modernity

R. Abbastabar; Kh. Mohammad hoseinpour

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 89-111


  This paper attempts to enter the fields of history, sociology and political sciences and finds a link between their theoretical and practical bases. Therefore, the main concern in this paper is to find the relationship between Anfal (a historical and socio-political event) and modernism (a political-philosophical ...  Read More

Connecting Critical Hermeneutics with the Management and Organizational Studies: An Analysis of the Philosophy and Methods of its Implementation in Organizations

H. Danaeefard; N. Amrollahi Biuki; S. H. Fatemi Aghda

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 29-56


  Critical hermeneutics is rooted in philosophy of knowledge, in general, and in the methodology of human sciences, in particular. This approach is methodologically considered as a qualitative study with the aim of achieving internal understanding in various fields such as linguistic, longitudinal and ...  Read More

Political Ideonomy of Rostow’s Stages of Economic Growth Theory

M. Mozafarinia; A. Manouchehri; M. Ghaffari; F. Mo’meni

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 157-176


  The conditions of success and reasons for failure of development strategies and plans, are among the most important “development studies” issues. This has been explained in different ways: for example, there is a strong relationship between the efficiency of development strategies and plans ...  Read More