What new ways do advertisers use to manipulate recipients online - in the era of influencers, mobile apps containing ads and social media? Economist Prof. Jan W. Wiktor from the Cracow University of Economics analyses this in his research work.
What happens in the brains of mice that get infected with emotions? And what about mice, in which this mechanism does not work? Dr. Ksenia Meyza searches for neural networks responsible for empathy in the brains. Research in this area helps to better understand autism and panic.
Societies with high level of satisfaction are those in which tolerance and mutual trust dominate. However, none of these attitudes brings satisfaction directly, and people with such views are no happier than prejudiced people, according to the research of psychologist Prof. Jakub Kryś.
Social psychologists researched the sense of pride, importance and strength that participants in the protests in Poland draw from their involvement. They analysed motivations the participants of the Committee for the Defence of Democracy protests, Black Marches and protests against logging in the Białowieża Forest.