Happiness: What is it to be Happy?

"Mr. Happy" on the beach.

Author: Kiki Berk Category: Ethics, Phenomenology and Existentialism Words: 992    Do you want to be happy? If you’re like most people, then yes, you do. But what is happiness? What does it mean to be “happy”?[1] This essay discusses four major philosophical theories of happiness.[2] 1. Hedonism According to hedonism, happiness is simply the … Continue reading Happiness: What is it to be Happy?