Social animation as a tool for change. Attempt of analysis basing on the example of completed animation projects Cover Image

Animacja społeczna jako narzędzie zmiany. Próba analizy na przykładzie zrealizowanych projektów animacyjnych
Social animation as a tool for change. Attempt of analysis basing on the example of completed animation projects

Author(s): Edyta Widawska
Subject(s): Studies of Literature, Social Theory
Published by: Uniwersytet Humanistyczno-Przyrodniczy im. Jana Długosza w Częstochowie

Summary/Abstract: The article is devoted to the use of the instrument of social animation, to initiate changes. In the text it could be found examples of completed animation projects as well as specifying the social animation itself (defined as: the direction of the activities in the social environment, the method of stimulation of social activity and the process of personal development by those participating in it). In the structure of examples presentation, reference known from the literature, a Piotr Sztompka typology of social changes, were used. However, attention has been focused on structural changes, as in the author point of view, this area of transformation is particularly associated with the activities in the area of social animation.

  • Issue Year: 2012
  • Issue No: 21
  • Page Range: 201-211
  • Page Count: 11
  • Language: Polish