Category Archives: Research projects

High Level Opening Ceremony of EU-China Year of Youth in Beijing

Nominated by Ministry of National Education of Poland, as a representative of Polish youth organizations, I attended one week series of conferences, seminars and field visits in China.

Activities:

  • networking and panel discussions with counterparts from other EU countries and Chinese provinces about strategies for training and development of Youth in China and EU
  • attending conferences and meetings with top Chinese officials, businessmen and scientists
  • learnt about tradition and culture of Miao Ethnic group

Yi, Lisu, Wu Ethnic Minorities in Tibetan Autonomous Region

Together with Yunnan Mountain Heritage Foundation we went on research trip to Weixi County to get to the most remote areas in order to do research about Lisu, Yi and Wu minorities. Our main area of interest was their living conditions, handicrafts and world perception.
Two publications written: (pdf link to download)

Empathy and The Art of Communicating Beyond Language and Culture Barriers

What the Yi family dreams of

Single Research Travel to South-East Asia

100 Day Research Single Travel in South East Asia

Topic:

Stranger Culture as Catalyst of Identity and Transgressional Changes in Travel Process.

  • Conducted my master thesis research about the Sense of Identity among Single Backpackers, and therapeutic aspects of travelling
  • established contacts with cross-cultural psychologists in Hong Kong and Korea
  • presented my research project at Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • gave a lecture during national conference “Beyond Borders”
  • published article for University magazine

The image of modern women in Chinese and Polish editions of Cosmopolitan

Cultural Variants of a Cosmo woman: An Analysis of the Modern Woman’s Image Based on the Polish and Chinese Editions of Cosmopolitan Magazine

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“The research presents the reader with the results of an analysis of the modern woman’s image, based on the contents offered by the Polish and Chinese editions of Cosmopolitan magazine. Continue reading The image of modern women in Chinese and Polish editions of Cosmopolitan