Research Paper
Iran’s Resistance Economy and Regional Integration
1. Iran’s Resistance Economy and Regional Integration

Tim Anderson

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, Pages 649-685

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.302621.1148

Abstract
  Iran’s ‘resistance economy’ is sometimes presented as defensive strategy. Despite Washington’s ‘New Middle East’ wars and the rapid evaporation ...  Read More
Research Paper
Congressional Foreign Policy Actors on the Two Iran Banking Sanction Laws during the Obama Administration
2. Congressional Foreign Policy Actors on the Two Iran Banking Sanction Laws during the Obama Administration

Mohammad Ali Mousavi; Marzieh Javadi Arjmand

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, Pages 687-730

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2019.245680.1040

Abstract
  The United States and Iran as former allies turned into adversaries after the Islamic Revolution of 1979. Since then the United States has tried to contain Iran as a state ...  Read More
Research Paper
The Fourth World and Politics of Social Identity in Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam Trilogy
3. The Fourth World and Politics of Social Identity in Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam Trilogy

Maryam Masoomi; Fatemeh Bornaki; Ali Salami

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, Pages 731-761

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.296221.1133

Abstract
  With the advent of the 21st century, the way characters and identities interact under the influence of dominant powers has brought a new world into existence, a world dubbed ...  Read More
Research Paper
The Jewish Community in Contemporary Iran: A New Analytic Approach
4. The Jewish Community in Contemporary Iran: A New Analytic Approach

Monica Mereu

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, Pages 763-787

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/wsps.2020.304193.1156

Abstract
  This paper takes a broad and novel approach to analysing the Iranian Jewish community of Iran, both as a distinct group and as a constituent part of Iran’s wider population ...  Read More
Research Paper
Medical Tourism Opportunities: Iran as a Destination Country for Azerbaijani Medical Tourists
5. 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
Research Paper
Kurdish Movements and Distributive Power Structures: A Theoretical Model to Understand the Rise and Fall of Kurdish Movements
6. 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