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Music Rocking the casbah: the gig of a lifetime that put Iranian women back on stage - The Guardian (March 16, 2015) Female Singing At Center Of New Attacks Against Iran's Rohani - RFE/RL (February 7, 2015) The Persian Underground review - the story of of Iran's rock rebels - The Guardian (October 2, 2014) Alone again, naturally: women singing in Iran - TB (August 29, 2014) Iran's underground music scene - AP (July 9, 2013) Iran's Rock and Roll Revolutionaries From Los Angeles - NBC (March 4, 2011) Music fails to chime with Islamic values - The Guardian (August 2, 2010) Iran's underground rock scene thrives despite censors - BBC (March 25, 2010) Banned in Iran: Take It Easy Hospital - The Guardian (March 20, 2010) Iran's underground pop gypsies - BBC (February 27, 2009) Music blogging in Iran - BBC (December 15, 2008) Iran declares ban on western music - The Guardian (December 20, 2005) Iran's self-styled rapping aristocrat - BBC (December 14, 2004) Sample Music Chris de Burgh and The Arian Band - The Words I Love You Arezoo: Asheghetam Darajeye I Darajeye II Erfan: Dobareh Farinaz be name zan Female Rapper Asal Firoozeh: Bahooneh Kamy R: Ey Jaan Mehrnoosh: Cheshmat Sepideh: Doost Daram Susan Roshan: Nabavari Morvarid Vahdati: Hurt Flaunting their sexuality Sandra Soheyla Ahrabian | Video Mona Babadi | Video Catherine Bell | Video Nadja Bjorlin | Video Bita Daryabari | Video Tala Golzar | Video Shaghayegh Claudia Lynx | Video Nazanin Mandi | Video Leyla Milani | Video Sara-Joleen Moghaddam | Video Negin Mirsalehi | Video Parisa Montazaran Yekta Nikou | Video Elena Norouzi | Video Nasanin Nuri | Video Malina Rojel Sara Racey Tabrizi | Video Saghar Sadri | Video Sara Shahi | Video Shermine Shahrivar | Video Saye Yabandeh Books Janet Afary: Sexual Politics in Modern Iran Janet Afary: Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of Islamism | Interview Faramerz Dabhoiwala: The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution Willem Floor: A Social History of Sexual Relations in Iran Shahla Haeri: Law of desire: temporary marriage in Shi'i Iran (online) Shahram Khosravi: Young and Defiant in Tehran | Preview Fatemeh Keshavarz: Jasmine and Stars: Reading More Than Lolita in Tehran | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Passionate Uprisings Iran's Sexual Revolution | Interview Pardis Mahdavi: Labor, Migration, and Human Trafficking in Dubai Frederic P Miller, Agnes F Vandome, John Mc Brewster: Sex Segregation in Iran Ziba Mir-Hosseini and Vanja Hamzic: Control and Sexuality: The Revival of Zina Laws in Muslim Contexts Kamran Talattof: Modernity, Sexuality, and Ideology in Iran Lois Beck & Guity Nashat: Women in Iran from 1800 to the Islamic Republic Afsaneh Najmabadi: Women with mustaches, men without beards Maryam Taherifard: Sittlichkeit und Sinnlichkeit: weibliche Sexualität im Iran Jacquiline Rudolph-Touba: Highlights of sex-age characteristics in Iran, 1956-1966: a sociological interpretation Medicine, Public Health, Drugs, Psychiatry, Sex Women and Gender Issues Science-Metrix a Montreal-based company reports that Iran is showing fastest worldwide growth in science.
Tehran University of Medical Sciences publishes over 34 scientific journals. Several translated article from Persian publications have been posted in this index to show that these topics are discussed.
The news posted by Western media is often biased and exaggerated.
2009 (Preview)-by Shahla Haeri How to find a hot date in Tehran - join the traffic jam - The Guardian (July 14, 2008) Valentine's Day in Iran - PBS (February 14, 2006) Valentine's Day in Iran - NPR (February 12, 2004) Travail of Sexuality and Love in Modern Iran-By Afsaneh Najmabadi Love: Modern Discourses-By Afsaneh Najmabadi Online Dating Iran’s Dating Revolution - SBS (July 5, 2016) Love, Dating and Marriage in Iran on the Web - Newsweek (June 25, 2016) Iran's regime-approved matchmaking website promotes dating with traditional values - Telegraph (May 11, 2016) Iran matchmaking site: Why is Tehran getting into the online dating business?
- CS Monitor (June 16, 2015) Internet dating website launched by state - BBC (May 28, 2015) Meeting, Mating, and Cheating Online in Iran (Spring 2007)-by Pardis Mahdavi Matchmaking Sites Female Genital Mutilation FGM in Iran Iran - Stop FGM Middle East Virginity Virginity Still a Commodity in Iran - Mianeh (February 4, 2011) There Are No Real Virgins in Tehran - Doublex (July 6, 2009) Recreating virginity in Iran - The Guardian (May 12, 2009) Information on virginity (chastity) tests (UNHCR) Pregnancy The sexual activity during pregnancy among a group of Iranian women-by M Shoja Premarital Sex Poll shows rise in premarital sex in Iran - Y Net (December 31, 2008) Premarital sex on rise as Iranians delay marriage, survey finds - The Guardian (December 29, 2008) Sexual Harrasment & Stalking Sexual harassment lawsuit filed against Voice of America - Politico (April 20, 2010) 'Harassed' Iran student arrested - BBC (June 20, 2008) Spy camera warning for Iran women - BBC (November 24, 2006) Women Stalking in Iran (PDF)-Explores the social and legal issues.
Oxford) Child Marriage in the Middle East and North Africa A Dowry for Mahrou (Short Film) Temporary Marriages In Iran I was a temporary bride - The Guardian (July 11, 2015) Iran talks up temporary marriages - BBC (June 2, 2007) Love Finds a Way in Iran: 'Temporary Marriage' - NY Times (October 4, 2000) Temporary Marriage in Iran (Qantara) In the Bazar of Sexes-Documentary by Sudabeh Mortezai Law of desire: temporary marriage in Shi'i Iran (online)-by Shahla Haeri Family Planning Iran birth drive 'turns women into baby-making machines' (BBC) How Iran Became One of the World's Most Futuristic Countries (i09) Iran's Family Planning Program: Responding to a Nation's Needs (PRB) Iran's Surprising and Shortsighted Shift on Family Planning - Newsecuritybeat (August 8, 2012) Iran Achieves Replacement-Level Fertility (PRB) Iran bans permanent contraception to boost population growth - The Guardian (August 11, 2014) Iran urges baby boom, slashes birth-control programs - AP (July 29, 2012) Iran's Birth Rate Plummeting at Record Pace: Success Provides a Model for Other Developing Countries - Earth Policy Institute (December 28, 2001) Men and Family Planning in Iran (Institute for Research on Planning & Development Iran) A Holistic Approach Underpins the Islamic Republic of Iran's Success in Family Planning (UNFPA) Iran's birth control policy sent birthrate tumbling (LA Times) Infertile in Iran - Le Monde Diplomatique (April 2008) Family Planning Association (NGO) Condom factory in Iran (Video) Condoms help check Iran birth rate - BBC (April 24, 2002) A Womb Can Be Rented For ,000 (Sharq Daily) Women and the Politics of Population Control in Iran-by Homa Hoodfar Abortion Abortion in Iran - Guttmacher Org (September 2008)-Provides a brief overview of abortion law and issues.
Restrictions on women's sports Gender Segregation Iran's leader hits out at segregation of students - The Scotsman (July 7, 2011) Gender segregation in universities - University World News (December 6, 2009) Tehran Opens Controversial Women-Only Park - RFE/RL (May 17, 2008) Iran has "modern plans" for beach segregation - Reuters (April 12, 2007) Women Only on Iranian Holiday Island - Spiegel (February 23, 2007) Debate Sharpens Over Gender Segregation - RFE/RL (November 24, 2006) Beach for women - Virtual Tourist (August 10, 2006) Cosmetic Surgery British porn star ‘charms’ & outrages Iranians on Tehran nose job visit - RT (August 1, 2016) Beauty and Modernity Under the Veil in Iran - Georgetown Journal (June 22, 2016) Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran - NBC News (May 28, 2016) These Persian Girls Are Inciting a National Debate Around Nose Jobs - Vice (December 14, 2015) Plastic surgery in Iran - The Economist (October 24, 2015) The Complicated Beauty of the Persian Nose - Vice (November 24, 2014) TV bans actors with plastic surgery - BBC (June 25, 2014) 'Modelling Iranian style?
Health Law | Family Law | Marriage | Family Planning | Abortion | Honor Crimes | Sex Education | STD | HIV/AIDS | Religion | Modernity | Identity | Feminism | Dress Code | Gender Segregation | Cosmetic Surgery | Love | FGM | Virginity | Premarital Sex | Sex-Related Issues | Sex Change | Sexual Minorities | Sexual Revolution | Prostitution | Sex Trade | Youth | Diaspora | History | Art | Literature | Film | Comedy | Fashion | Dance | Music | Books Profile The International Encyclopedia of Sexuality: Iran | PDF UNICEF - Iran, Islamic Republic of - Statistics Iran: World Health Organisation (WHO) Health Organizations Ministry of Health and Medical Education Family Health Public Health Law Iran: Health Legislation (WHO) Family Law Iran Family Law (Emory University) Law pertaining to population and family planning (Harvard University) The 2007 Family Protection Bill in Iran Family Law in Iran (Essay) Controversial 'Family Bill' Returns To Iranian Parliament's Agenda (RFE/RL) Iran rejects easing polygamy law (BBC) Iran women get more divorce rights (BBC) Family law in ancient Iran More...
Marriage Iranian Marriage Ceremony Iranian Marriage Contract Marriage contract, 1874 Iran's government tries to play matchmaker - The Economist (February 7, 2015) Can Iran 'control' its cohabiting couples?
(September 2011) Illegal abortions in Iran - DW Persian (January 2, 2015) Honor Crimes Iran: Honour killings (Landinfo) Violence against women and honour-related violence in Iran.
(Finnish Immigration Service) Spouse Killings Spouse killings in Iran-by Nina Kristiansen Iran: Surge in Cases of Husband Murder - IWPR (November 26, 2010) Sex Education Love & Sexuality (DW Persian) New app breaks silence on sexual health in Iran - France24 (April 21, 2017) Sex education eliminated from Iran universities (BBC Persian) The Iranian authorities are not squeamish about sex (The Guardian) Molding the Ideal Islamic Citizen (NY Times) Effect of Sexual Education on Sexual Health in Iran (ERIC) A Qualitative Assessment of the Sex Education Needs of Married Iranian Women Official Sex Education video I | Part II Youth and Sex Education (BBC Persian Video) Sex education in the Islamic Republic of Iran - CNN (September 8, 2011) The challanges of sex education in Iran - BBC Persian (July 16, 2011) Sexuality Education and female students in Iran - BBC Persian (January 1, 2005) Sex and Health (Video) Ashenaye Mahboub (Sex Education Films) Hamdam App Tanzim Khanevadeh Sexual Health Sexual Satisfaction and its Relation to Marital Happiness in Iranians Young People's Sexual & Reproductive Health in the Arab States & Iran Sexual and Reproductive Health (Columbia U.) Sexual Health (BBC) Sex and relationship advice (The Guardian) Sexual Dysfunctions & Counseling Psychosexual Therapist Dr. Maryam Mohebbi - Video Channel STD STD in Iran Frequency of Chlamydia trachomatis in Women with Cervicitis in Tehran, Iran Characteristics of gonorrhoea in Kermanshah, Iran A prospective study of genital infections in Hamedan, Iran HIV/AIDS Epidemiological Fact Sheet of Iran (Islamic Republic of) UNDP Iran UNAids: Iran Overview on HIV/AIDS and women in Iran-by Masoumeh Ebrahimi Tavani The age of aids: country profile: iran | PBS Iranian Health Minister Says HIV Infections Soaring - RFE/RL (December 2, 2013) Iran's HIV/Aids sufferers struggle for survival - BBC (December 3, 2012) HIV/AIDS in Iran Lecture - UCLA (January 9, 2007) Sex and shopping brings HIV crisis in Iran - The Guardian (January 3, 2007) Actress Mahtab Keramati appointed UNICEF National Ambassador - UNICEF (August 27, 2006) | Video New Website Provides Vital AIDS Information For Youth (March 15, 2005) Tehran Begins To Confront The 'Time Bomb' Of HIV/AIDS (November 10, 2003) Tackling Aids in Iran - BBC (March 20, 2002) AIDS Information Resource (Persian) Religion & Sexuality Sexuality In Islam Sex in Islam Modernity Islam and Modernity (PBS) Islam and Modernity (NTPI) Iran: between tradition and modernity-by Ramin Jahanbegloo Intellectual Discourse and the Politics of Modernization: Negotiating Modernity in Iran | Read an Excerpt Iran's intellectual encounter with modernity-by Farzin Vahdat Dr.