An Inquiry into Evolutionary Skeleton and Application of Activity Theory
Lv Jinjiao Liu Meifeng Shi Lifan School of Educational Technology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875
Activity theory is a psychologic theory based on Marxism philosophy. Activity theory is just a descriptive theory which can analyse various activities universally in society. By researching of relevant domestic and overseas literature, the paper analysed the evolutionary skeleton of activity theory which had three generations. Representative persons and main viewpoints in three generations of activity theory were inquired respectively. Then, the paper summarized eight main ideas of activity theory. At last, the paper put forward a general framework for analysing activity according to main ideas of activity theory. The framework had eight steps and twenty-six substeps which included some problems to be resolved. The purpose of the paper was to help people have a deeply understand about activity theory so that they can analyse various activities clearly.
【CateGory Index】： B84-06