The quarterly journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities is an open access double blind peer reviewed journal established and published by the Institute for Social & Cultural Studies affiliated to the Ministry of Science, Research & Technology. It aims to create a space of dialogue from the interdisciplinary perspective of different practical, empirical and theoretical research involved in the fields of the humanities, specially social science, and higher education. In this way, it becomes possible to confront and interpret the complex systems that underpin contemporary society. The journal is available both in print and online.  

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Open access: ISIH is an open access journal and all articles published are freely available to scientific researchers, research scholars and the general public.

Full peer review: Manuscripts that pass the initial screening undergo peer review with at least two independent referees.

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Future Studies of Higher Education
Evolution of seven higher education climates and their future

M. Farasatkhah

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 5-7

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.407

Abstract
   udent of higher education and before taking this auspicious office, I would like to share my thoughts with a brief introduction in six paragraphs followed by a short statement on the evolution of the climate of knowledge and higher education. INTRODUCTION First, future studies in Iran’s ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Our expectations of universities in the next few decades: Developments in universities responsibilities and functions

A. Paya; H. Ebrahimabadi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 9-48

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4784.4697

Abstract
  Much has been written about the future of universities. One can safely assume that experts will continue to present their views concerning this important issue in a bid to inform and enlighten policymakers as well as the public. In this paper, we try to deal with some aspects of the future of universities ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Topical meta-synthesis and critical review of interdisciplinary research on futures studies

M. Taheri Demneh; A. Zackery; A. Asadnia

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 86-49

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4817.4719

Abstract
  The movement from intra-disciplinary toward inter-disciplinary approaches by focusing on real-world problems is a growing trend in higher education. Thus, next generation universities will move toward inter-disciplinary discourses. In the meantime, systematic studies of futures or futures studies have ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
The future of interdisciplinarity in higher education: experiences of medical universities in Iran

M. Hoseini Moghadam; M. Hamidi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 87-122

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4642.4586

Abstract
  With the growing complexity of current and future world issues, the interconnectedness and, interdependence of thematic areas has become one of the shared norms and practices today. This also has led to the development of interdisciplinary studies in scientific and technological institutions and has ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Structural analysis of key factors and identification of driving forces of future faculty promotion regulations in Iran’s higher education over horizon 2035

A. Rezayan; E. Marzban; A.H. Rezayan; M. Marzban

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 123-155

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4663.4603

Abstract
  The purpose of this study is to identify and determine key factors, emerging trends and driving forces in the development of future faculty promotion regulations (FPR) and evaluate the structural relationship between key factors over the Horizon 2035. For this purpose, relying on a mixed methodology ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Future study in higher education: designing a strategic corridor of Iranian university sports with an interdisciplinary approach

J. Shahvali Kohshouri; A.R. Askari; R. Nazari; A.R. Naghsh

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 157-193

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4544.4506

Abstract
  Sports science and future studies have both emerged as an interdisciplinary field in the world. Interdisciplinary studies is one of the areas that has grown in parallel with these two, and have had a tangible and fundamental impact on them and have been influenced by them. Interdisciplinary research ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Iran’s futures study of agricultural jobs for the horizon 2025

A. Khaledi; R. Asadifard; A. Shojaati; J. Gharibi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 195-226

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4462.4443

Abstract
  The nature of future jobs will be different from what we have today, due to trends and changes in the society. Therefore, one cannot expect trained human resources in past jobs to have the potential to play a role in new and emerging jobs in the future. Meanwhile, as one of the sectors with high employment ...  Read More

Future Studies of Higher Education
Qualitative meta-analysis of futures studies in higher education in Iran: case study of the futures studies desk in higher education

R. Maniee; H. Kamali

Volume 14, Issue 3 , July 2022, Pages 227-250

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4737.4661

Abstract
  The main theme of futures studies in higher education is the systematic identification of forces and drivers of change, opportunities and threats to change, designing a vision and a favorable future for higher education and an effective university, and designing effective strategies and actions to achieve ...  Read More

COVID-19 Crisis
An interdisciplinary approach to consumer purchasing in the condition of the crisis: with emphasis on COVID-19

Y. Mohamadifar; S. Amiri

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 113-144

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2020.4000.4091

Abstract
  The emergence of some prominent political, economic, social, and biological crises plays a vital role in changing the behavior of human society. In this regard, the preventive and controlling actions of the Corona crisis, which require a comprehensive, systematic and multidimensional approach, have led ...  Read More

COVID-19 Crisis
Futurology on the effects of the COVID-19 crisis on higher education

G. Zakersalehi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 181-211

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2020.3962.4063

Abstract
  The purpose of this article is to investigate and explain the effects of the Covid-19 crisis on higher education. Futurology as an interdisciplinary field guides the orientation of this article. The results are presented in the form of future scenarios. The findings showed that higher education experts ...  Read More

COVID-19 Crisis
COVID-19 Crisis and Cultural Reflexivity in Iran

N. Fazeli

Volume 12, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 27-53

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2020.3854.3982

Abstract
  In this paper, I aim to shed light on the cultural consequences and effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Iranian society. After a short introduction about the purpose and leading questions of the article, I will seek to delineate "the problematization of culture in Iran", and deal with this problem that ...  Read More

COVID-19 Crisis
The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Emotional Structure in the Mirror of Iranian Virtual Social Networks

M.S. Zokaei; S. Veisi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 1-29

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2021.365

Abstract
  The emotional structure of every society forms the dynamic cultural part of that society. Despite the profound and pervasive effects of these emotional networks on the social context and daily interactions, a systematic and analytical study of on structure of society's emotions is performed rarely in ...  Read More

COVID-19 Crisis
The outlook for the cost of economic health in patients with COVID-19

Sh. Ahmadi; M. Gargaz

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 25-54

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2020.3939.4047

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to investigate the cost of economic health in patients with the COVID-19. One of the problems in our country during the outbreak of a disease is the high amounts of out-of-pocket and direct payments, and as a result, the possibility of heavy health costs, especially in low-income ...  Read More

Demography
The impact of beliefs of developmental idealism on youths’ spouse selection styles: case study of youths aged 18-35 years in Yasuj

Ramin Taghavi; A. Ahmadi; A. Mirfardi; M. Rajabi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 September 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4791.4700

Abstract
  In recent decades, many values and social norms in Iran have undergone changes and transformations in parallel with widespread changes around the world. The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of developmental idealism beliefs on styles the spouse selection among youths. The research method ...  Read More

Population: Issues and Challenges
Determinants of Generational and Periodic Changes of Marriage in Iran

Milad Bagi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2021.4578.4534

Abstract
  Considering the age structure change and macro-level socioeconomic transformations that Iran has experienced, marriage trends are expected to change between different periods and cohorts. This paper aimed to examine the periodic and generational changes in marriage and the determinants of marriage probability ...  Read More

Demography
A meta-analysis of factors related to fertility desires and childbearing attitudes in Iran

Amene Abbasi; Amir Maleki; Rasool Sadeghi; Ghader Balakhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2021.4546.4509

Abstract
  This paper uses a meta-analysis to comparatively evaluate the factors related to childbearing in Iran studies. The analysis is based on 26 studies, which 16 are about fertility desires and 10 are about childbearing attitudes. The results suggest that several factors have negative effect on fertility ...  Read More

Demography
A study on the effect of security feeling on behavior، ideal and childbearing intention in Tehran

fateme modiri; fateme tanha

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 December 2021

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2021.4607.4553

Abstract
  Due to the persistence of fertility below replacement level and the need to identify relevant factors, In this article, we examine the impact of feeling of security on the number of children ever born, ideal, intention, and the intention to have another child. Using the Married Lifestyle Survey data, ...  Read More

Population: Issues and Challenges
Mothering and Childrearing: A Critical Exploration of Mothers' Social Concerns about Parenting

Faezeh Jafari-Sirizi; Abbas Askari-Nodoushan; Ali Ruhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 September 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4801.4707

Abstract
  Childbearing and childrearing are the fruits of the couple's life together, but in the balance of duties and responsibilities, the mother's burden is unequally heavier than the father. Therefore, the sufferings and difficulties of childbearing and parenting are mainly placed on the mother’ ...  Read More

Demography
The investigating of tendency to emigration from Iran and its affecting factors (secondary analysis of social capital survey in 2018)

Adel Abdollahi; Maryam Rezaee

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4600.4549

Abstract
  Nowadays, international migration is one of the most important factors affecting population dynamics and its changes, which is considered by researchers and policy makers. Understanding the factors that underlie the desire to emigrate abroad has an impact on identifying future migration tendencies and ...  Read More

Social Sciences
Abortion type scam Sociological analysis of fictitious crashes and scams from insurance companies

Ali Reza Zargar; Reza Abdolrahmani; Hojat Motaghi; Nahid Hoseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4334.4360

Abstract
  The nature of the insurance industry and the accumulation of liquid assets in the form of deposit boxes can provide fraud from insurance companies. The fraudulent type of fake accidents with various tricks to obtain financial benefits and abuse of third-party insurance has caused a lot of damage to insurance ...  Read More

Humanities
The need to pay attention to tourism in the seventh plan (The effect of foreign tourists On economic growth Divided Land use planning

hamid asayesh; mahdi kamali; yahya arianmehr

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 April 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4491.4464

Abstract
  Economic growth and development is one of the goals that every economy pursues and the reason for this is the existence of many benefits that economic growth achieves. Therefore, in the seventh development plan, like other previous plans, the issue of growth and development must be considered In this ...  Read More

Humanities
Pathology of production and productive economic culture in development plans in order to develop the seventh development plan

Fatemeh Sorkhedeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 July 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.4615.4561

Abstract
  Despite a long history of planning, Iran still faces many economic and social problems. Production as the most important pillar of industrial development has many problems. The main question is what are the problems and disadvantages of development programs in the economic and cultural fields, to support ...  Read More

Population, Development and Social Changes
Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22035/isih.2022.410

Abstract
   considered as an axis and center of development and social changes. Almost all aspects of our lives and the world around us have been influenced by demographic changes, which apart from having an effect on social, economic, and environmental sub-systems; have also been a source of significant changes ...  Read More

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