University Of Isfahan
              Ehsan Aqababaee,PHD







Ehsan Aqababaee, PhD

Associate professor

Department of Social Sciences

University of Isfahan, Iran















University of Isfahan, Iran, Ph.D.

Major: Sociology                                     2008-2012

University of Isfahan, Iran, M.A.

Major: Sociology                                     2005-2007

University of Isfahan, Iran, B.A.

Major: Physics                                         2000-2004





Kianpour, M., and Aqababaee, E. (2017). The Sociology of Emotions, Isfahan: University ofIsfahan Press (under publication)


Aqababaee, E., Zahrani, Davood (2016). Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method:, by Leonard Webster, Patricie Mertova (2007), Esfahan: Jahade Daneshgahi



-          Rabbani, Rasoul & Mehdi, Adibi & Aqabaabee, Ehsan .(2012). Media Criticism:Class Fantasy and Ideology in the Movie Ganj-e Qaroon, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.3(2): 335-346.



-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Hemmati, Reza .(2016). Narrative Inquiry as a Qualitative Method, Ayare Pazhuhesh, Vol.5(2): 43-69

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Ganbari, Ali .(2016). Postmoder Discourse and Iranian Cinema (Case Study: the Movie ‘The Empty Chair’), Journal of Applieed Sociology, Vol.27(1): 67-76

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Zahrani, Davood .(2015). The Representation of Gender in Poster of Iranian Blockbuster of the Past Fifty Years, Journal of Women in Culture and Art, Vol.7(3):  295-312.

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Rastegar, Yaser & Veisi, Rahman .(2015). The role of Fantasy in Divorce (The Study of Seven Young Divorced Couples in Isfahan), Journal of Applieed Sociology, Vol.26(1): 85-96.

-          Rastegar, Yaser & Aqababaee, Ehsan .(2014). A Female Generational Reading of the Movie Two Women, Journal of Women in Culture and Art, Vol.6(3):  297-312.

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan .(2014). Interpretive Analysis of Action of Telling Joke, Quarterly of Social Studies and Research in Iran, Vol.3(3):405-421.

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan .(2015). Narrative Analysis of Family Representation in Post-Revolutionary Iranian Cinema, Iranian Sociological Association, Vol.16(4): 114-136

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Mehdi Zhianpour .(2016). Golzare_Shohada as Memory_Place, National Studies, Vol.67(3):53-68  

-          Ehsan Aqababaee& Veisi, Rahman & Zhianpour, Mehdi & khadem, Mahvash .(2016). Predominant Discourses on the Semiotics System of Urban Billboards: A (Case Study: Municipal Billboards (2010 - 2012) in Isfahan), Journal of Cultural studies Communications, Vol.12(44): 99-118

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Khadem, Mahvash .(2016). Representation of women and Intrafamily Relationships in Iranian Movies of 2000s, Journal of Women in Culture and Art, Vol.8(2): 171-192

-          Moradi, Mehdi & Aqababaee, Ehsan &Mohammadi, Jamal& Kianpour, Masoud .(2016). Iranian family as presented in five Persian novels, Sociological Journal of Art and Literature, Vol.8(1): 107-134

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Veisi, Rahman & Asgari, Marzieh .(2015). Image and Myth:A Semiotic Analysis of the images of the Popular Magazines,Global Media Journal, , Vol.10(1):2-19

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & samim, Reza & Key Farrokhi, Peyman .(2011). Iranian Cinema Representing the Intellectual Challenges of Middle Class Society “1980’s and the Semiotics of Hamoon”, Honar-Ha-Ziba Honar-Ha_Ye Mosighi Va Namayeshi, Vol.2(39): 5-12.

-          Ghasemi, Vahid & Aqababaee, Ehsan & samim, Reza.(2008). A Study on Men & Women’s Social Role & Status in Iranian Films(Case study: Iranian Films Made in Decade of 1990), Homathaye Ziba, Vol.35(0): 125 – 134.

-          Aqababaee, Ehsan & Adibi, Mehdi & Mohammadi, Jamal .(2012). Narrative Analysis of Fantasy and Ideology in the Movie Aghaye- Halu, Honar-Ha-Ziba Honar-Ha_Ye Mosighi Va Namayeshi Vol.3(42): 5-16.

-          Rabbani, Rasoul & Mehdi, Adibi & Aqabaabee, Ehsan .(2012). Media Criticism:Class Fantasy and Ideology in the Movie Ganj-e Qaroon, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.3(2): 335-346.



Narrative Analysis as a qualitative research method, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, 2014

The methodology of the study of film and cinema, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, 2014

Family and Iranian Cinema,  University of Isfahan,   Isfahan, Iran, 2014

Semiotics as a text image analysis,  University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, 2015

Proposal writing, ,  University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, 2016

Qualitative Research Method, Art University , Isfahan, Iran, 2016



Aqababaee, Ehsan .(2015). A Theoretical Analysis of the Paradigmatic Foundations of Sociological Studies on Literature, 3rd Sociology & Social Sciences Conference.Tehran, Iran.



Qualitative Research Method

Woman in art

Sociology of film

Sociology of  literature



Iranian Cinema: Sociological view

Narrative Research Method







Birthdate: December, 16, 1981

Address: Department of Social Sciences, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran