Education and training
1. Factors Affecting Avoiding the Use of Pesticides to Greenhouse Vegetables in Bandar Abbas District (Iran)

Masoud Yazdanpanah; Fatemeh Rahimi Feyzabad; Khadejeh Abbaszade

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 237-247

  Despite huge environmental, economic, health, and social costs of pesticides, evidence revealed that farmers in developing countries would continue to use pesticides. The root of the problem appears to be related to the way of farmers’ decision making. As such, it is crucial for policymakers to ...  Read More

2. Why Do They Want to Migrate from Rural Areas? A Psychological Perspective from Iran

Masoud Yazdan-Panah; Tahereh Zobeidi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 283-292

  While migration is a basic element of population dynamics in most societies, in Iran, rural-urban migration is a particular concern of both social scientists and policy makers. Rural-urban migration accounts for over half of the growth of most Iranian cities. On the other hand, this movement is often ...  Read More