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2009 | 15 | 238-69
Article title

ANAMORPHIC IMAGES OF LOCAL DEVELOPMENT. COMMUNITIES AND SELF-GOVERNMENT IN MUNICIPALITIES OF PODLASKIE VOIVODESHIP (REGION) AFTER THE SYSTEM TRANSITION - FROM OFFICIAL DATA TO INDIVIDUAL NARRATIONS (...obrazy lokalnego rozwoju...)

Title variants
Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
The article is based on the results of the study which aimed to show the picture of institutional change on the local level after the system transition in Poland. There are at least two kinds of pictures that can be drawn: one coming from official data and the other from in-depth interviews with local leaders. Although those pictures are in large part consistent, they seem anamorphic - giving the perspectives of somewhat different angles. One of the main conclusions of the study is that there are significant signs of the relationship between social characteristics of community and local development. This finding is consistent with social capital theory. Other conclusions concern the perception of local development and its impact on the perception of the whole system transition in Poland.
Year
Volume
15
Pages
238-69
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Ireneusz Sadowski, Uniwersytet w Bialymstoku, Instytut Socjologii, pl. Uwersytecki 1, 15-420 Bialystok, Poland
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
CEJSH db identifier
09PLAAAA06233
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.34d0bf73-76e0-3488-b707-586de456f6dd
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