In Guy Fletcher (ed.), Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Well-Being. Routledge (2015)

Antti Kauppinen
University of Helsinki
This paper is an overview of contemporary theories of meaning in life and its relation to well-being.
Keywords well-being  meaningfulness  meaning of life
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The Ethics of Authenticity.Charles Taylor - 1992 - Harvard University Press.
Meaning in Life and Why It Matters.Susan Wolf - 2010 - Princeton University Press.
Meaning in Life: An Analytic Study.Thaddeus Metz - 2013 - Oxford University Press.

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Against Seizing the Day.Antti Kauppinen - forthcoming - Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics 11.

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