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)
Discursive formations of Iran’s water problem in mainstream newspapers of the 90s

H. Khaniki; Z. Zardar; S. Mousavi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 89-121


  This paper aims to analyze the discourse on Iran’s water problem in mainstream newspapers of the 90s. To achieve this goal, critical discourse analysis (CDA) has been applied and contents of four mainstream newspapers have been reviewed over a period of nine years (between 2011 and 2020). The conceptual ...  Read More

Representation of Iran’s water issue in newspapers; content analysis of Iran, Sharq,, Donyā-ye Eghtesād and Keyhān from 2012 to 2019

H. Khaniki; S. Mousavi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 167-199


  Water Withdrawal in Iran is more than the capacity of renewable resources. In addition, Iran is facing a decline in surface water and groundwater. But, it seems the water problem is not well understood in society. Furthermore, there is no consensus in perception of this problem. The media can play an ...  Read More

Social Media and Political Participation; Meta-analysis of Political Participation of Social Media Users

H. Khaniki; Y. Khojir

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Pages 101-128


  This research aimed at analyzing research on "social media and political participation" in two levels of external and internal research, first of all, to examine the strengths and weaknesses of these studies and then compare them. In this meta-analysis, 17 research (9 external and 8 internal) were studied ...  Read More

A Conceptual Framework for Competencies of Public Relations Managers: Dimensions, Factors and Indicators

M. Brojerdi Alavi; M. Forghani; M. Ranjbar

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 129-146


  Extensive changes in today’s world, especially in the field of communications, has brought to the fore the role of public relations. This field requires professional experts with specific competences in each of its sub-sectors. Managers are always the most important people of an organization, within ...  Read More

Nonverbal Communications in the Poetry of Hafez: The Role of Non-verbal Communications in the Interpretation and Acceptance of Hafez by the Audience

A. Ghobadi; M. Zare Mehrjardi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 119-154


  Different aspects of the poetry of Hafez have been studied so far.  The material and non-material features of his poetry have been examined in different fields such as literature and anthropology. Due to the influence and importance of Hafez’s poetry, it seems that it can be studied from the ...  Read More