Medical Tourism Opportunities: Iran as a Destination Country for Azerbaijani Medical Tourists
51. Medical Tourism Opportunities: Iran as a Destination Country for Azerbaijani Medical Tourists

Kambiz Mokhtari; Mohammad Mohammadzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 789-837

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.300095.1140

Abstract
  The medical tourism industry comprises a combination of tourism and medical services and has attracted the attention of most developed and developing countries during the ...  Read More
Examining the Social Basis of the Far-right Parties in Europe
52. Examining the Social Basis of the Far-right Parties in Europe

Mohammad Javad Mohammadi; Seyed Nader Nourbakhsh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2017, , Pages 139-174

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2017.62283

Abstract
  Far-right parties have been increasingly spreading throughout Europe since 1980s; they have attracted the attention of many voters, especially the youth and the workers by campaigning ...  Read More
A Comparative Analysis of Contemporary Movements in Indonesia and the Islamic Revolution in Iran
53. A Comparative Analysis of Contemporary Movements in Indonesia and the Islamic Revolution in Iran

Yahya Fozi; Zohreh Hemmati

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 161-188

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2018.65222

Abstract
  Throughout history until today, the Islamic world has been witness to various movements which have been formed in response to special demands. The current article aims to address the ...  Read More
Saudi Arabia’s Aggressive Oil Policy against Iran (2011-2016)
54. Saudi Arabia’s Aggressive Oil Policy against Iran (2011-2016)

saeed mirtorabi mirtorabi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 199-232

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2019.273394.1085

Abstract
  Iran and Saudi Arabia have long been engaged in heated rivalry and conflict in the Middle East. These two regional powers are both major oil-exporting countries; in major foreign policy ...  Read More
Sociological Critique of Baha Tāher’s East of the Palms
55. Sociological Critique of Baha Tāher’s East of the Palms

Ezzat Molla Ebrahimi; Mohammad Safaei

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 315-337

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2017.242110.1029

Abstract
  Literature, in addition to its aesthetic and artistic aspects, has always been a reflection of social and cultural realities and characteristics of its respective era and society. Sociological ...  Read More
Israel Advocacy in the Academic Field: The Case of Terrorism Studies
56. Israel Advocacy in the Academic Field: The Case of Terrorism Studies

Elham Kadkhodaee

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 409-444

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.286488.1111

Abstract
  Research on the special relationship between the United States and Israel has usually been focused on strategic aspects, whilst fewer scholars have focused on non-material dimensions ...  Read More
A Comparative Study of Historical Cultural Exchange between Iran and Ethiopia
57. A Comparative Study of Historical Cultural Exchange between Iran and Ethiopia

Amirbahram Arabahmadi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 549-572

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2018.69043

Abstract
  Iran and Ethiopia have had bilateral relations for almost two thousand years. These relations were accompanied by cultural exchanges among the people, resulting in the acceptance of ...  Read More
A Visual Framing Analysis of French and US Political Cartoons on Trump's Withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal
58. A Visual Framing Analysis of French and US Political Cartoons on Trump's Withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal

Hadi Dolatabadi; Zeinab Ghasemi Tari

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 605-647

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.289255.1119

Abstract
  The present study examines how Trump’s unilateral withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on May 8, 2018 was framed in political cartoons published in the ...  Read More
New Global Governance and the future of the state institution in the Middle East
59. New Global Governance and the future of the state institution in the Middle East

Siamak Bahrami

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 735-774

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2019.260336.1060

Abstract
  Changes in the international system, along with crises in the Middle East and the emergence of inefficient states coexisting with religious and racial groups in the region, make one ...  Read More
Kurdish Movements and Distributive Power Structures: A Theoretical Model to Understand the Rise and Fall of Kurdish Movements
60. Kurdish Movements and Distributive Power Structures: A Theoretical Model to Understand the Rise and Fall of Kurdish Movements

Siamak Bahrami

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 839-877

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.296247.1134

Abstract
  Many studies have been conducted on the Kurds and their movements. Most authors have considered historical dimensions or applied limited theoretical variables, but have not ...  Read More
Persian-Language Media overseas as the Western Tools of Public Diplomacy: Framing COVID-19 Pandemics in Iran by VOA and BBC
61. Persian-Language Media overseas as the Western Tools of Public Diplomacy: Framing COVID-19 Pandemics in Iran by VOA and BBC

Zohreh Kharazmi; Saeed Mohammadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 1-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.308749.1171

Abstract
  The coronavirus pandemic has attracted the international media since the first infection was identified in Wuhan, China in late 2019. Despite the similar frames all around the world, ...  Read More
The Impossible Bargain: Iranian-American Relations in the Extended Framework of Putnam’s Two-Level Game Theory
62. The Impossible Bargain: Iranian-American Relations in the Extended Framework of Putnam’s Two-Level Game Theory

Adam Eva

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 37-60

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.301956.1146

Abstract
  Both in the U.S. and in Iran, foreign policy making is the result of a complex negotiation process between the different bodies of the government. In both countries, anti-Iranian and ...  Read More
Rethinking Minorities’ Integration into the Host Society: The Case of Indians in the Baharestan Neighbourhood of Tehran
63. Rethinking Minorities’ Integration into the Host Society: The Case of Indians in the Baharestan Neighbourhood of Tehran

Naimeh Rezaei; Leila Ebrahimi; Mina Pourmoosavi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 61-94

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.307666.1166

Abstract
  This study on Indians in the Baharestan neighbourhood of Tehran investigates the nature of their social integration, and the factors which affect it. By considering integration as a ...  Read More
Diaspora Identity: A Profile of Iraqi Immigrants in the USA
64. Diaspora Identity: A Profile of Iraqi Immigrants in the USA

Mehdi Bahmani; Javad Etaat

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 95-132

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.310927.1178

Abstract
  Since the late 19th century, Iraqi immigrants have formed a community in the United States, which is widely known as a part of the Arab-Muslim diaspora in the country, while the reality ...  Read More
The Islamic Republic of Iran in the Rhetoric of the Nation of Islam
65. The Islamic Republic of Iran in the Rhetoric of the Nation of Islam

Foad Izadi; Hassan Hosseini; Setareh Sadeqi; Susan Anjomerooz

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 133-175

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.308269.1170

Abstract
  When the Nation of Islam was first established in 1930 by Wallace Fard Muhammad, it managed to attract a segment of African Americans and persuade them to convert to Islam as taught ...  Read More
U.S. Strategy toward Africa and Trump's Rivalry Competition: A Neo-Classical Approach
66. U.S. Strategy toward Africa and Trump's Rivalry Competition: A Neo-Classical Approach

Atefeh Toghyani; Amirbahram Arabahmadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 177-212

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.304947.1160

Abstract
  This article illustrates the fact that the U.S. administration's behavior toward Africa has always been shaped by the conception of rivalries' presence, rather than the potentials of ...  Read More
Brexit and the English School of International Relations: A Theoretical Study
67. Brexit and the English School of International Relations: A Theoretical Study

Mohammad Reza Saeid Abadi; Sam Mohammadpour

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 213-240

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.318224.1196

Abstract
  By causing a serious gap in the optimistic literature on European integration processes, Brexit has provided numerous challenges for international relations theorists. In ...  Read More
A Framing Analysis of News Coverage Regarding Iran’s Nuclear Deal: The Case of CNN and Fox News on Iran post-JCPOA (2015-2018)
68. A Framing Analysis of News Coverage Regarding Iran’s Nuclear Deal: The Case of CNN and Fox News on Iran post-JCPOA (2015-2018)

Hamid Reza Dashti; Zeinab Ghasemi Tari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 241-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.313474.1181

Abstract
  This paper intends to examine the way in which major American media have framed Iran's Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (the JCPOA). Following the nuclear agreement between ...  Read More
Nuclear Deal and Iran Unfreezing; the Case of the International Crisis Group
69. Nuclear Deal and Iran Unfreezing; the Case of the International Crisis Group

Saied Reza Ameli; Atefeh Toghyani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 281-318

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.272872.1082

Abstract
  Negative socio-psychological repertoire about adversary exists in many societies plunged in conflicts. The challenge is how to make the structure of the society more flexible ...  Read More
Governance beyond the State: Delegating Law-Creating Power to Private Actors and Rethinking Authorities in International Law-Making
70. Governance beyond the State: Delegating Law-Creating Power to Private Actors and Rethinking Authorities in International Law-Making

Haniehalsadat Aboutorabifard

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 319-345

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.314827.1186

Abstract
  The traditional approach to international law granted states an absolute monopoly in making international law and it discussed the rights and powers of states as a sole subject ...  Read More
Exploring Reactions in Paris and Berlin to the US withdrawal from the JCPOA
71. Exploring Reactions in Paris and Berlin to the US withdrawal from the JCPOA

Issa Adeli

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 347-378

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.314966.1187

Abstract
  Germany and France are often viewed as the EU pillars in their common European foreign policy. After Brexit, their role has become even more significant. Consequently, the ...  Read More
Portrayal of Muslims in Bollywood: Case-Study of the Tanhaji Movie
72. Portrayal of Muslims in Bollywood: Case-Study of the Tanhaji Movie

Hamideh Molaei; Sahar Hussain Babaei

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 379-400

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2021.314905.1185

Abstract
  This paper aims to investigate the portrayals of Hindu-Muslim relations in recent Bollywood movies with a specific emphasis on the Tanhaji movie. The movie narrates and depicts ...  Read More
Dialogic democracy as a substitute for discourses propagating autocracy or violence in Afghanistan: A Case Study of Soltanzade’s Brazen Bulls
73. Dialogic democracy as a substitute for discourses propagating autocracy or violence in Afghanistan: A Case Study of Soltanzade’s Brazen Bulls

Zohheh Ramin; Amirhossein Effatian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 December 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.309515.1175

Abstract
  Afghanistan is a country besieged by years of instability and unrest as a result of the weak governments that came to power especially after King Zahir. Mohammad Asef Soltanzade’s ...  Read More
EU Economic & Financial Sanctions against Iran and their Human Rights Implications
74. EU Economic & Financial Sanctions against Iran and their Human Rights Implications

Roxana Niknami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 December 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.303333.1151

Abstract
  Since the advent of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, the country has been continuously subject to severe sanctions by the Western countries, especially the United States. In all these ...  Read More