Study Days

facebook twitter

The media, the new prescribers of the social bond?

Friday 30 October 2009

Themes: Social Bound

IRES organized on October 30th, 2009, as part of the study program "the social bond in Morocco" a study day on: «Media, the new prescribers of the social bond». During this scientific meeting, several issues were discussed: To what extent are media the new prescribers of the social bond and vectors for new cultural patterns and political development? The media allegiance to private interests does it pose problems to the ethical and political order? What is the contribution of international media, especially Arab, to the political and religious socialization of Moroccans?

Schedule :


Introductory speech by Mr. Mohammed Tawfik MOULINE

Director General of the Royal Institute for Strategic Studies



Presentation of the issue of the day



Media; the vectors of the "new" cultural and behavioral patterns in the Moroccan society



Transnational Arab media: a new actor in religious socialization?



The national media landscape: scope and limits of a regulation by the state authorities. The liberalization of the national media field: risks or opportunities for the social bond?



General Debate