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Narrative pathways to prevent radicalization. Tree of Life practice in a Romanian prison
Titolo Rivista: PSICOLOGIA DI COMUNITA’ 
Autori/Curatori: Ovidiu Gavrilovici, Aliona Dronic 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2019 Fascicolo: Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  16 P. 40-55 Dimensione file:  214 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PSC2019-002004
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There is an increased interest for radicalization and its prevention. The identity crisis para-digm suggests the potential usefulness of collaborative strategies for the construction of desir-able identities. This paper describes a pilot model of two narrative practices - The Tree of Life and the Definitional Ceremony, supporting alternative desirable identities as pathway to pre-vent radicalization in Iasi Prison, in Romania. Eight young adults detention and 6 universitary students were involved in the narrative processes. The authors claim that the narrative support-ive practices have an effect of restoring dignity, re-humanizing contexts and relationships, and supporting preferred narratives worth living.

Vi è un sempre maggiore interesse per la radicalizzazione e la sua prevenzione. Il paradigma della crisi di identità suggerisce la potenziale utilità di strategie collaborative per la costruzione di identità desiderabili. Questo contributo descrive un modello pilota di due pratiche narrative: L’albero della vita e la cerimonia di definizione, che sostiene le identità desiderabili alternative come via per prevenire la radicalizzazione, che è stato realizzato nella prigione di Iasi, in Ro-mania. Coinvolti nei processi narrativi erano 8 giovani adulti detenuti e 6 studenti universitari. Le pratiche di supporto narrativo, in base all’analisi degli Autori, hanno l’effetto di reintegrare la dignità, vivificare i contesti e le relazioni ri-umanizzanti e sostenere le narrazioni riferite a una vita che vale la pena di essere vissuta.
Keywords: Modello narrativo, radicalizzazione, prevenzione, identità.

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Ovidiu Gavrilovici, Aliona Dronic, Percorsi narrativi per prevenire la radicalizzazione. Pratica dell’Albero della Vita (Tree of Life) in una prigione rumena in "PSICOLOGIA DI COMUNITA’" 2/2019, pp. 40-55, DOI:10.3280/PSC2019-002004

   

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