Amor Fati 1(1)/2015 – Felicytology

Amor Fati 1(1)/2015 – Felicytologia

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The poetry of poet Annais can be found in this issue (Babcia, Szczęście, Obrazkowiersz, Memento Mori: zu-życie, Analiza melancholii).


TOMASZ LERKA (the Opole University)
Nietzsche’s conception of the drive toward the formation of metaphor, and happiness

ANNA MAŁGORZATA DREKO (the Opole University)
Human’s happiness measured by the state of his freedom. Human in capitalistic society

JOANNA ROŚ (the University of Warsaw)
Royal palm trees, locust trees, almond trees in the Valley of the Con-suls… Some reflections on the vegetation in the works of Albert Camus

ARKADIUSZ M. JASIŃSKI (the Opole University)
Virtues as mental dispositions and their impact on the quality of life of modern man

ALEKSANDRA SZWAGRZYK (the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń)
(Un)happy happy ending. The happiness in the literature for children and youth (as an example of the novel ‘Panna Nikt’ by Tomek Tryzna)

JAKUB OSIŃSKI (the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń)
The axiological nature of happiness in literature, or the relationships of felicitology and aesthetic

KAMIL M. WIECZOREK (the University of Silesia in Katowice)
Is felicitous eugenic possible at all?

ADAM GINDERA (the University of Silesia in Katowice)
What Plato and Aristotle thought about happiness?


EWA FABIAŃSKA-JELIŃSKA (the Ignacy Jan Paderewski Music Academy in Poznan)
The category of felicitas in the works of Polish composers