- BBC (December 9, 2014) Iran: Divorce parties take off in major cities - BBC (May 20, 2014) The Politics of Marriage in Contemporary Iran (Persian) - UCLA (October 25, 2009) The Politics of Marriage in Contemporary Iran - UCLA (October 23, 2009) Marriage and Divorce Under Iranian Family Law - UT (July 15, 2011) The cost of a divorce in Iran?Your weight in gold - BBC (February 23, 2012) Sex is a major cause of divorce in Iran - BBC Persian (December 10, 2011) Iran's Divorce Rate Stirs Fears of Society in Crisis - NY Times (December 6, 2010) Mahmoud Ahmadinejad urges girls to marry at 16 - The Guardian (November 21, 2010) Iran to set up marriage bureaux - BBC (December 1, 2008) Iranian to pay 124,000-rose dowry - BBC (March 3, 2008) Consanguineous Marriages Prevalence of consanguineous marriages among Iranian Georgians (2010) Is consanguineous marriage religiously encouraged? (2006) Study of Youths' Knowledge, Behavior, and Attitude towards Consanguineous Marriages (2006) Modernization and Consanguineous Marriage in Iran (1994) Early Marriage Modernity and Early Marriage in Iran: A View from Within - JMEWS (2006) Child marriage in Iran forces girls into a life of oppression - DW (September 11, 2017) Human-Rights Activists Win Partial Victory In Battle Against Child Marriage (June 28, 2002) Child Marriage in the Context of Shia Iran (U.- RT (September 13, 2013) City of Gold, City of Slaves: Slavery and Indentured Servitude in Dubai - JSS (September 12, 2013) When I Ran Out of Birth Control in Iran - HP (July 29, 2013) Sexy spring: How group sex will liberate Iran, China - Salon (July 28, 2013) Fascinating pictures shed light on the weird and wonderful ways Iranians live behind closed doors - Daily Mail (July 22, 2013) The Subversive Potential of Hermès Scarves Shirin Aliabadi discloses the desires of young Iranian women - Art Mag (July 11, 2013) Cross-dressing?criminal sentence in Iran sparks outrage, social media campaign - RT (April 25, 2013) Can niqabs and bikinis live side-by-side?Delaware (October 9, 2007) Iran to defy west by executing sex offenders - The Guardian (July 11, 2007) Women Only on Iranian Holiday Island - Spiegel (February 23, 2007) The Burkini - Front Page Magazine (February 2, 2007) Between Two Worlds: 'My Name Is Iran' - NPR (January 9, 2007) Iranian actor in sex video scandal says ex-fiance faked footage - The Guardian (November 23, 2006) Outrage in Iran as actress does a "Paris" and her sex video ends up on the net - Daily Mail (November 11, 2006) Inside Iran : Sex And The City - San Francisco Chronicle (November 9, 2006) Iranian soap star faces lashing after sex tape made public - The Guardian (November 8, 2006) Sex and Taboos in the Islamic World - Spiegel (October 20, 2006) Germany gives Iran lesbian asylum - BBC (August 8, 2006) Execution of a teenage girl - BBC (July 22, 2006) Iranian women protest sexual discrimination - NY Times (June 13, 2005) Sexual revolutionaries - Salon Magazine (April 24, 2005) Lipstick and political resistance - SF Chronicle (March 13, 2005) Iran Girl Gets 100 Lashes For Sex - CBS (February 25, 2005) Drink, drugs and sex on the slopes: the secret world of Iranian youth - BBC Persian (May 8, 2004) Postcards from Iran: Tehran party - BBC (February 13, 2004) Sex patrol - Salon Magazine (March 9, 2001) Sex Change Iran's health insurers to pay for sex change operations - BBC (May 29, 2012) Sex change film from Iran wins award in US film festival - BBC (April 27, 2012) Sex-change Iranian actor returns to screens - The Guardian (March 19, 2010) Iran set to allow first transsexual marriage - The Guardian (September 11, 2009) Sex change in Iran - BBC (February 26, 2008) Iran's sex-change operations - BBC (January 5, 2005) Sex-change Iranian hates life as woman - The Guardian (June 20, 2000) Gender Identity Organization of Iran Be Like Others Documentary Sexual Minorities Iran: Discrimination and Violence Against Sexual Minorities - HRW (December 15, 2010) Iran: Treatment of lesbians - Canadian Immigration (July 1, 1999) Sexual Revolution Sexy spring: How group sex will liberate Iran, China - Salon (July 28, 2013) Janet Afary: Is the Islamic Republic of Iran Headed for a Sexual Revolution?- JA , April 17, 2009 Stolen Kisses: Iran's Sexual Revolutions - Alternet (December 2, 2008) Passionate Uprisings Iran's Sexual Revolution (Online Book) Pardis Mahdavi talks about "Iran's Sexual Revolution" - UCLA (November 19, 2008) Foucault Foucault, the Frankfurt School, and Sexuality in Modern Iran-Lecture by Janet Afary Genus of Sex-Lecture by Afsaneh Najmabadeh Prostitution Inside ‘the Citadel,’ Iran’s Forgotten Red-Light District - Time Magazine (August 30, 2016) Experts say generation gap leading cause of runaways, prostitution in Iran - TB (October 10, 2014) Shahr No - BBC Persian (January 6, 2013) Iran sets sights on tackling prostitution - BBC (July 26, 2012) Dating site 'prostitution', says Iran - The Guardian (December 11, 2008) Prostitute Scandal Rattles Tehran Government - Spiegel (April 28, 2008) How To Spot a Persian Prostitute - Slate (April 23, 2008) Iran anti-vice chief 'in brothel' - BBC (April 16, 2008) Iran: The Story of Leila - BBC (November 22, 2007) Iran: Proposal Debated For Solving Prostitution With 'Chastity Houses' Prize-Winning Documentary Exposes Hidden Side Of Iranian Society Drugs and prostitution - Iran uncovered - BBC (December 11, 2002) Prostitution in Iran (Interview) - Entekhab Daily (June 11, 2002) Street prostitutes in Tehran (Gallery I) Street prostitutes in Tehran (Gallery II) Documented trafficking and/or prostitution rings in Iran (1995-2003) Prostitution Documentary Part I: Shahr No (Pahlavi Era) Prostitution Documentary Part II: Shahr No (Pahlavi Era) Prostitution Behind the Veil Documentary Sex Trade Trafficking in Persons Report 2014 (USDOS) Sex trafficking gang offered to sell young virgins to wealthy Arabs - The Guardian (September 14, 2010) Trafficking in Persons Report 2009 - Iran (UNHCR) Traffic Jam: Gender, Labor, Migration and Trafficking in Dubai - Wilson Center (October 09 2009) Epitaph: Documentary film on Iranian Sex Trade Youth Youth of Iran enjoy party lifestyle as hardline regime attitude relaxes - Mirror (July 3, 2014) Why Iran's youth don't fly the nest - TB (March 14, 2014) Youth in Iran: Inside and Out - NY Times (January 16, 2014) Youth in Iran Part 4: Crazy for Sports - Iran Primer (August 20, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 3: The Politics of Fashion - Iran Primer (August 19, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 2: Parkour Fever - Iran Primer (August 13, 2013) Youth in Iran Part 1: "The Determinators" - Iran Primer (August 9, 2013) Iran's youth drop the booze bomb - DW (May 27, 2013) Pinched Aspirations of Iran's Young Multitudes - NY Times (May 7, 2012) The Iranian Baby Boom - Slate (June 12, 2009) Iranian youth between two worlds - France24 (February 9, 2009) Iran's Hedonistic Youth - Journeyman (February 18, 2008) Iran: The Power of Youth - Spiegel (July 12, 2004) The Youth (Iran Primer) Diaspora Barriers to sexual health care: a survey of Iranian-American physicians in California, USA (July 2016) Concepts of sexuality and health among iranian women in Australia (March 2008) Iranian Immigrants' perceptions of sexuality in Canada - 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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 Sarah 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.
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(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.
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