Looking Forward: Developing a Research Agenda

  • Violetta Drabik-Podgórna
  • Marek Podgórny
Part of the Lifelong Learning Book Series book series (LLLB, volume 23)


The chapter explores further possible perspectives, including the development of career and life design interventions, as well as setting the horizon for further scientific research on such new solutions. The authors stress that future research projects should be interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary as well as cover a variety of interrelated normative, political, institutional, relational and methodological levels. This requires an appropriate strategy to study all these levels simultaneously. One rigorously designed and theoretically restricted perspective would in all likelihood mean acquiring only limited as well as fragmentary data and, consequently, failing to capture the totality of the image. Therefore, the chapter presents a broadly understood triangulation concept, enabling the most comprehensive take on the subject.


Career and life design interventions Research Methodological levels Triangulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Violetta Drabik-Podgórna
    • 1
  • Marek Podgórny
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WrocławWrocławPoland

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