نوع مقاله : مقاله پژوهشی
1 هیات علمی مرکز اسناد فرهنگی آسیا /پژوهشگاه علوم انسانی ومطالعات فرهنگی
2 دانشجوی دکتری تاریخ دانشگاه پنسیلوانیا/آمریکا
عنوان مقاله [English]
The researches results in understanding the demands of society members from the past to the present show a clear image of the political, cultural, and economic situations of different social groups. Women's demands and the ways to achieve them in different historical periods are some of the controversial issues in the field of socio-historical studies. By such an approach, the present study examines the marriage contracts' stipulations of 130 years of Qajar period, and by extracting common issues of the society in that period, analyzed the women's needs frequency. So some demands such as housing right, the right to divorce, dowry, travel permit, and economic stipulations were extracted and analyzed. On the basis of written documents, the findings of this study make a challenge to the unrealistic view of the women reflected in the historical narratives about Qajar era.