The concept of gratitude is discussed with regard to some relevant social roles (parents and sons, mentors, teachers, doctors and so on). Most of the times gratitude is meant as a based on personal relations. However, in modern society we find relevant cases of impersonal gratitude. Gratitude is associated with wellbeing. On the contrary, a diffuse opinion is that people who owe it are in an uncomfortable state of mind.

Gratitudine, persone, modernità / LA SPINA, Antonio. - In: LE NUOVE FRONTIERE DELLA SCUOLA. - ISSN 2281-9681. - 31:XI(2013), pp. 51-57.

Gratitudine, persone, modernità

LA SPINA, ANTONIO
2013

Abstract

The concept of gratitude is discussed with regard to some relevant social roles (parents and sons, mentors, teachers, doctors and so on). Most of the times gratitude is meant as a based on personal relations. However, in modern society we find relevant cases of impersonal gratitude. Gratitude is associated with wellbeing. On the contrary, a diffuse opinion is that people who owe it are in an uncomfortable state of mind.
gratitude; modernity; personal relationships
Gratitudine, persone, modernità / LA SPINA, Antonio. - In: LE NUOVE FRONTIERE DELLA SCUOLA. - ISSN 2281-9681. - 31:XI(2013), pp. 51-57.
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