Fundacja Naukowa im. Floriana Znanieckiego

Florian Znaniecki Scientific Foundation

Florian Znaniecki

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences (by Prof. Robert Bierstedt):

New Word Encyclopedia:

Encyclopædia Britannica:

Prof. Dr. Horst Jürgen Helle, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität:


F. Znaniecki’s works and ideas online

Books and articles on F. Znaniecki’s ideas


Florian Znaniecki Scientific Foundation was established in 1989. We are nongovernmental organization founded by the Znaniecki’s disciples and by the scholars inspired by his thought. Among the members of our Foundation’s Council you find such academics as Robert Bierstedt, Lewis A. Coser, Zygmunt Dulczewski, Richard Grathoff, Elżbieta Hałas, Franciszek Jakubczak, Antonina Kłoskowska, Władysław Kwaśniewicz, Andrzej Kwilecki, Władysław Markiewicz, Robert K. Merton, Jerzy Smolicz, Jan Szczepański, Steven Vaitkus, Sławomira Zbierska-Salameh, Janusz Ziółkowski, Helena Znaniecka-Lopata or Jerzy Zubrzycki.

We help the scholars to develop the social researches by publishing and organizing conferences and workshops. If you work on Znaniecki’s ideas or want to cooperate with us please write:


Postal address:
Florian Znaniecki Scientific Foundation
(Fundacja Naukowa im. Floriana Znanieckiego)
ul. Szamarzewskiego 89 c
60-568 Poznań


We would like to participate in sharing informations about publications and research projects on Florian Znaniecki, his ideas or on themes that he explored (such as culture, migration, city, education or nation). Furthermore, if you want to cooperate with us in the future or want to receive the news about our initiatives – please do not hesitate to contact us too.


Our publications

Conferences and other events (texts in Polish or English language version)

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