1. Effects of Tourism on Rural Development in Iran (Case Study: Myshkhas Rural in Ilam)

Shima Malekshahi; Roya Eshraghi Samani; Alireza Poursaeed

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 121-125

Abstract
  The rural tourism as the most popular forms of tourism can be regarded as a policy to reduce the problems of rural areas. Rural tourism, is a risk factor for the development of rural areas, including most the effects of its population stable, solve unemployment, reduced migration and more. This study ...  Read More

2. How can Small Rural Businesses with Emphasis on Entrepreneurship be promoted?

Masoud Samian; Reza Movahedi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer 2013, , Pages 61-65

Abstract
  While promoting rural economic enterprises and businesses can contribute to create and strengthen entrepreneurship, this as a crucial strategy will accelerate rural development process. Through extending these businesses and strengthening entrepreneurship among rural people proper solutions can be found ...  Read More

3. The Moderator Effect of Community Size on Suffering from Social Problems among Rural Youth in Egypt

Mokhtar Abd-Ella; Huda El-Lethee; Mohammed Ebad-Allah

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2013, , Pages 19-25

Abstract
  This study focuses on the level of suffering from social problems and tests the moderator role of community size in relation with suffering from social problems. Our study was conducted in Gharbia governorate, Egypt. Two contrasting villages were chosen as the highest and lowest on Human Development ...  Read More

4. The Role of Livestock Cooperatives in Improving Economic Status of Animal Raisers: A Case Study on Cattle Breeders, Hamedan, Iran

Samira Jeyhooni; Mohammad Karim Motamed; Reza Movahedi; Hadi Fathi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2011, , Pages 165-169

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to investigate the role of livestock cooperatives in improving economic status of animal holders in Hamedan province. The study has used a surveying methodology. For gathering data a structured questionnaire was used and its reliability was calculated by Cronbach's Alpha test ...  Read More

5. Analyzing Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats of Rural ICT Development in Iran's Villages

A, Yaghoubi-Farani; J. M, Gholinia; R, Movahedi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 17-26

Abstract
  The Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are being increasingly used by the governments to deliver its services to both rural and urban people. Obviously, access and application of ICT will provide services to improve the income and welfare of rural poor. This will help reducing rural poverty ...  Read More