Research

ABOUT OBJECTIVE & SCOPE OF media

DAAL" Center is a center for researches and media production. It indicates to reservoir of knowledge and reality. At the same time, it does not consider itself as its guardian. Its main focus is evidencing the way to the objective knowledge without getting restricted to a party, a current or ideology by itself.
 
From the other side, "DAAL" Center, in an age where media has progressed and developed, is trying to transfer the research and knowledge to informative media material where it embodies the letters in forms accessible to the public throughout the world. It is an original form based upon a condensed research and profound technical vision.
 
Since the beginning of its establishment, the ones who are in charge of "DAAL" Center attempted the establishment of an integrated building that enables the achievement of its researching and media tasks perfectly without appealing to exterior establishments or only for exceptional cases.

"DAAL" Center acts to confirm the free and independent research and media concept, culture of exchanging the ideas and opinions, constructing the researching and media capacities and qualifications, the possibility of producing and spreading the information, news and viewpoints depending upon the objective scientific criteria and the certified information without ideological interference for the ones who are in charge of the center and other personnel.
 
The Center is fully independent when it comes to the management of its researching activity. In its researches, the Center takes care of adopting a critical curriculum that provides great freedom for its researchers and experts in expressing their opinions and diligences in the limits of the objectiveness rules and the scientific research traditions.

OBJECTIVE OF the Center

The Center aims at the contribution to an industry of civilized community model, based upon the scientific knowledge in the political, economic, social and cultural fields, facing and stripping the darkness thought whatever its sources and directions.
 
In addition, by its researching activity "DAAL" Center for Researches and Media Production seeks to disseminating the scientific awareness for the Egyptian and Arab public opinion with the important cases in the world in general and in the Arab world and Egypt in particular aiming at enlightening the public opinion with these cases and rationalizing the decision making process.
 
 
 

Frame of the Center, fields of work and activity

The researching, media, archiving and training work for "DAAL" Center is widened to include nucleus of the resident personnel reaching a number of 10 researchers and a frame for administrative and researching secretariat. Also, a number of senior researchers are contributing to the researching center activities. Its activities are widened to include a wide network of researchers in different cognitive fields.
 
The field studies unit includes a wide network of the researchers specialized in the work field and data collection and analysis in more than seven Egyptian governorates as a start aiming to establish a wide work plan in the coming years to cover the sides of Egypt El-Mahrousa as a whole.

The section consist of five researching units :
  • Religious Inherited Studies Unit: concerned with studying the script religiosity and social revelation for the belief.
     
  • Popular Religiosity Studies Unit: concerned with studying the popular religiosity forms, popular myths and thoughts.
     
  • Kinetic Islam Studies Unit: concerned with studying the political Islam.
     
  • Sufism Studies Unit.;
  • Coptic Studies Unit: concerned with studying the Egyptian church and Coptic theology.
The researches section in the center undertakes several tasks :
  • Preparing the researches upon which the documentary films are produced by the center.
     
  • Performing researches on the behalf of the Center or on behalf of establishments sharing Daal Center's concerns and agreeing with its scientific and national principles.
     
  • Preparing annual report on the religious case in Egypt.
     
  • Preparing chapter report under permanent title: "Occurs in Egypt Now", which investigates the political, economic, social and cultural transferences that occurred in Egypt during four months covered by specialized researchers.
     
  • Training the researchers in the fields of methodologies, theoretical and applied readings and fieldwork.
     
  • Preparing and organizing media, economic and cultural conferences and symposiums in Egypt and the Arab Countries.
     
  • Preparing the researches upon which the documentary films are produced by the center.
     
  • Performing researches on behalf of the Center or on behalf of establishments that sharing Daal Center's concerns and agreeing with its scientific and national principles.
     
  • Preparing annual report on the religious case in Egypt.