Tag Archives: Estonians

What are Estonians like?

University of Tartu psychologists describe a typical Estonian: What is her character and mood like, how much she eats and drinks. Continue reading

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Researchers on controversial political ads by Eesti 200

University of Tartu professors reflect on controversial political ads by Eesti 200 in January 2019. Continue reading

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Academic Pilgrimage in the Steps of Kristjan and Eduards

Read the fascinating story of two Latvian students who walked over 200 km from Riga to Tartu in the steps of Eduards Veidenbaums and Kristjan Jaak Peterson. Continue reading

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Estonians Want Estonians for Neighbours

Human geographers show how the segregation between Estonians and Russians has increased in Estonian cities. Continue reading

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The Song Festival Is Sacred for Estonians

This survey led by University of Tartu researchers reveals why the tradition of song and dance festivals is sacred for Estonians, and also lists the top 5 festival experiences. Continue reading

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Estonia – Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Emigration and population decline is an emotional topic for Estonians — researchers at the UT Centre for Ethics have delved into the personal stories of those who have left and share their findings. Continue reading

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Silent and Slow Estonians, Emotional and Fast Russians

What happens when an Estonian and a Russian meet? See the outcomes of a new study about ethnic stereotypes and communication patterns. Continue reading

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