The Strategic Role of the Mass Media in Strengthening the Discourse of Moderation and Rationality
Hussein Firoozi, National University of Yerevan, Armenia ; Fardin Mostafaye, Mohamad Khaledian, Payame Noor University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)
ILSHS Volume 25, ISSN 2300-2697
This research is concerned with the role of the mass media in expanding the discourse of moderation. Mass media, as information highways, effective communication bridge on public thinking and civil society watchdog, contribute significantly to the process of informing and raising awareness to the people, strengthening cultural-thinking basics of the society and expanding the discourse of moderation. Mass media are the main leverages for education, campaigns, culture building, and constitution of public understanding. They are also, components for making civility. This research is descriptive-analytical and the analysis of research basics and theories indicate that mass media could by adopting different communication policies, play a strategic role in enhancing and expanding the discourse of rationality and moderation
Firoozi, H., Mostafaye, F. & Khaledian, M. (2014). The Strategic Role of the Mass Media in Strengthening the Discourse of Moderation and Rationality. International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, 25, 26-32.