عنوان مقاله [English]
One of the most fundamental issues in anthropology is human freedom. In West, simultaneously with modernism and feminism, women made great efforts to achieve freedom and have claimed that they have been successful in this field. This article aims to survey women's freedom in West on the basis of Ayatollah Khamenei's viewpoint by using qualitative analysis method. In this article, it is aimed to answer this question: what are the consequences of women freedom considering the differences of definition and position of freedom in Islam and West? For this reason, Ayatollah Khamenei's viewpoints originated from his statements and speeches (1978 - 2013) have been collected and analyzed qualitatively by using thematic method. According to this viewpoint, principles of freedom not only are disable to restore woman's right, but has also damaged family life and couple relationships; while on the base of Islam's intellectual system, freedom and responsibility accompany each other and freedom doesn't mean promiscuity, but is in concomintance with commitment. In the field of woman science, this matter makes the differences between woman's position in Islamic and Western culture.