Robert Zaborowski, born in 1966

currently professor in the Institute for History of Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences

and professor of Greek Philosophy at the University of Warmia and Mazury

 

♦ Master of Arts degree in Philosophy in 1990 at the Paris I PanthéonSorbonne (thesis: L’amitié dans le Lysis de Platon under the supervision of prof. J. Brunschwig,only a short summary in Polish was published in: Gnosis 6, pp. 25–30 [also on-line])

 

Ph. D. in Philosophy in 1998 at the Polish Academy of Sciences (thesis: The role of feelings in Greek philosophy before Socrates [in Polish] under the supervision of prof. J. Domañski)

 

Habilitation degree in 2003 at the Polish Academy of Sciences (thesis: La crainte et le courage dans l’Iliade et l’Odyssée. Contribution lexicographique à la psychologie homérique des sentiments)

 

Published among others

Sur la méthode descriptive des sentiments d’Homère in: Studies in Ancient Literary Theory and Criticism, (ed.) J. Styka, Kraków 2000, pp. 23–39

La crainte et le courage dans l’Iliade et l’Odyssée. Contribution lexicographique à la psychologie homérique des sentiments, Warszawa 2002, 373 p.

reviewed by:

• H. Bannert in: Wiener Studien 116, 2003, p. 291 [also on-line]

• S. Evans in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review [also on-line]

• D. Donnet in: Les Etudes Classiques 71, 2/2003, pp. 197–198

• S. Halliwell in: Greece & Rome 51, 2/2004, pp. 254–255 [also on-line]

• D. Donnet in: L`Antiquité Classique 73, 2004, pp. 322–323

• F. Mawet in: Revue Belge de Philologie et d’Histoire 83, 1/2005, p. 198

• S. D. Sullivan in: Phoenix 59, 2/2005, p. 152

• P. Destrée in: Revue Philosophique de Louvain 107, 1/2009, p. 179

• M. Nyagolova in: Nauczni Trudowe ot Jubilejnata Nauczna Konferencija po Powod 10 Godini ot Szdawaneto na NWU “Wasil Lewski” 6, 2012, pp. 212–221

Sentiment, Pensée et Volonté dans les écrits de Wincenty Lutos³awski (1863–1954) in: Organon 31, 2002, pp. 57–72 [also on-line]

Dabrowski’s Theory of Positive Disintegration as Applied to Homer’s Analysis in: Positive Disintegration: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on the Theory of Positive Disintegration, (ed.) N. Duda, Fidlar Doubleday, Ft. Lauderdale 2002, pp. 383–393 [also on-line]

Tadeusz Zieliñski and the Homeric Psychology in: Eos 90, 2/2003, pp. 291–300

Sur le fragment DK 22 B 85 d’Héraclite d’Ephése in: Organon 32, 2003, pp. 9–30 [also on-line]

Le vocabulaire des sentiments dans l’Iliade in: Praktika IA’ Diethnous Synedriou Klassikon Spoudon, FIEC, Athinai 2004, t. 3, pp. 565–575

Le mysticisme de Towiañski dans l’analyse médicale de Jan Mazurkiewicz in: Organon 33, 2004, pp. 189–208 [also on-line]

Notion de niveaux multiples comme outil d’analyse pour la lecture d’Homére in: Gaia 9, 2005, pp. 87–102

L’affectivité dans les fragments des Présocratiques: thymos et phren in: Parnassos 47, 2005, pp. 5–24

Méandres de la psychologie homérique: le cas d’Ajax in: Organon 34, 2005, pp. 5–20 [also on-line]

Le meilleur des Achéens (aristos Achaion) contre l’homme aux mille tours (aner polytropos) – deux niveaux de la violence chez Homère in: Aggression and Violence in the Ancient World, (ed.) J. Styka, Ksiêgarnia Akademicka, Kraków 2006, pp. 217–227 [also on-line]

Kazimierz D¹browski – l’homme et son œuvre in: Annales du Centre Scientifique à Paris de l’Académie Polonaise des Sciences 9, 2006, pp. 105–122 [also on-line]

Sur un certain détail négligé dans la caverne de Platon in: Organon 35, 2006, pp. 209–246 [also on-line]

Les sentiments chez les Préplatoniciens et les modernescoïncidences ou influences? in: Kwartalnik Historii Nauki i Techniki 52, 1/2007, pp. 47–74 [English summary: p. 75] [also on-line]

La logique des sentiments in: Organon 36, 2007, pp. 23–35 [also on-line]

Clément d’Alexandrie et Origéne sur les émotions (avec une considération de l’apport des Stoïciens, d’Aristote et de Platon) in: Eos 94, 2007, pp. 251–276 [also on-line]

Sur le sentiment chez les Présocratiques. Contribution psychologique à la philosophie des sentiments, Warszawa 2008, 256 p.

reviewed by:

• G. Boys–Stones in: Greece & Rome 59, 2009, p. 127 [also on-line]

• O. Renaut in: Philosophie antique 9, 2009, pp. 215–218

• W. Stockert in: Wiener Studien 122, 2009, pp. 253

• G. Cursaru in: Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 69, 1/2011, pp. 82–84

• L. Palumbo in: Atene e Roma 1–2, 2011, p. 183

• M. Nyagolova in: Nauczni Trudowe ot Jubilejnata Nauczna Konferencija po Powod 10 Godini ot Szdawaneto na NWU “Wasil Lewski” 6, 2012, pp. 212–221

Emotions et liberté dans la paideia. Perspectives ancienne et moderne: entre Platon et Claparède in: Paideia: Education in the Global Era, t. 1, (eds.) K. Boudouris & M. Kneževiæ, Ionia Publications, Athens 2008, pp. 250–263 [also on–line]

Can language deal with emotions? in: Organon 37(40), 2008, pp. 257–268 [also on-line]

Feeling–Thought Linkage and its Forms in the Ancient and Modern Times in: Greek philosophy and the issues of our age, t. 1, (eds) K. Boudouris & M. Adam, Ionia Publications, Athens 2009, pp. 230–240 [also on–line]

Tadeusz Zieliñski (1859–1944) – sa vie et son œuvre in: Annales du Centre Scientifique à Paris de l’Académie Polonaise des Sciences 12, 2009, pp. 207–222 [also on-line]

From Thumos to Emotion and Feeling. Some Observations on the Passivity and Activity of Affectivity in: History & Philosophy of Psychology 12, 1/2010, pp. 1–25 [also on–line]

On Time as a Factor Differentiating Feeling and Thought. AristotleFortenbaughAntiphon The SophistWeininger in: Organon, 42, 2010, pp. 71–82 [also on-line]

Max Scheler’s model of stratified affectivity and its relevance for research on emotions in: Appraisal 8, 3, 2011, pp. 24–34 [also on-line]

Madness–Group Feelings in the Presocratics’ Fragments in: Probing Madness, (ed.) K. Szmigiero, Inter–Disciplinary Press, Oxford 2011 [ebook], pp. 105–115 [also on-line]

Nicolai Hartmann’s Approach to Affectivity and its Relevance for the Current Debate Over Feelings in: The Philosophy of Nicolai Hartmann, (eds.) R. Poli, C. Scognamiglio & F. Tremblay, W. de Gruyter, Berlin – Boston 2011, pp. 159–175 [also on-line]

• Is the Control of Emotion Possible? in: History & Philosophy of Psychology 14, 1/2012, pp. 34–52 [also on-line]

• Some remarks on Plato on emotions in: Mirabilia 15, 2/2012, pp. 141–170 [on-line]

• Feeling or Thought – Both or Neither? A Short Review in: Organon 44, 2012, pp. 27–42 [on-line]

 

 

And several reviews, e.g.

• J. Shay, Odysseus in America. Combat Trauma and the Trials of Homecomings in: Classical Review 54, 2/2004, pp. 555–559 [also on-line]

• R. Heitman, Taking Her Seriously. Penelope and the Plot of Homer’s Odyssey in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2005. 11. 03 [also on-line]

• J. Frère, Ardeur et colère. Le thumos platonicien in: Classical Review 55, 2/2005, pp. 439–441 [also on-line]

• L. Palumbo, Eros Phobos Epithymia Sulla natura dell’emozione in alcuni dialoghi di Platone in: Classical Review 55, 2/2005, pp. 441–443 [also on-line]

• L. Judson & V. Karasmanis (eds.), Remembering Socrates. Philosophical Essays in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2006. 08. 41 [also on-line]

• D. M. Gross, The Secret History of Emotion in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2006. 12. 11 [also on-line]

• J. Barnouw, Odysseus, Hero of Practical Intelligence. Deliberation and Signs in Homer’s Odyssey in: Gaia 10, 2006, pp. 296–298

• W. W. Fortenbaugh, Aristotle on Emotion. A Contribution to philosophical psychology, rhetoric, poetics, politics and ethics [2e ed.] in: Eos 93, 2/2006, pp. 373–377

• A. Brancacci & P.–M. Morel (eds.), & P.–M. Morel, Democritus: Science, The Arts, and the Care of the Soul. Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Democritus (Paris, 18–20 September 2003) in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2007. 10. 28 [also on-line]

• M. Ledwig, Mixed Feelings. Emotional Phenomena, Rationality and Vagueness in: Metapsychology Vol. 13, Issue 45, Nov. 3, 2009 [on-line]

• A. Heller, A Theory of Feelings in: Metapsychology Vol. 14, Issue 12, March 23, 2010 [on-line]

• P. Goldie (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Emotion in: Metapsychology Vol. 14, Issue 49, Dec 7, 2010 [ on-line]

• T. D. Eisele, Bitter Knowledge: Learning Socratic Lessons of Disillusion and Renewal in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2011.02.29 [on-line]

• R. Dodds, Les Grecs et leurs croyances in: Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 69, 1/2011, pp. 78–80

• I. Ramelli & D. Konstan, Terms for Eternity. Aiônios and Aidios in Classical and Christian Texts in: Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 69, 1/2011, pp. 110–111

• Th. C. Brickhouse & N. D. Smith, Socratic Moral Psychology in: Metapsychology Vol. 15, Issue 21, May 24, 2011 [on-line]

• S. Tenenbaum (ed.), Desire, practical reason, and the good in: Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2011.09.05 [on-line]

• A. Nightingale & D. Sedley (eds.), Ancient Models of Mind. Studies in Human and Divine Rationality in: Metapsychology Vol. 15, Issue 45, Oct. 11, 2011 [on-line]

• U. Thiel, The Early Modern Subject. Self-Consciousness and Personal Identity from Descartes to Hume in: Metapsychology Vol. 16, Issue 32, Aug. 7, 2012 [on-line]

• K. Kalimtzis, Taming Anger. The Hellenic Approach to the Limitations of Reason in: Metapsychology Vol. 17, Issue 13, March 26, 2013 [on-line]

• J. A. Deonna & F. Teroni, The Emotions. A Philosophical Introduction in: Metapsychology Vol. 17, Issue 25, Jun 18, 2013 [on-line]

• R. Barney, T. Brennan & C. Brittain (eds.), Plato and the Divided Self in: Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 79, 3/2013, pp. 404–411

• R. Barfield, The Ancient Quarrel between Philosophy and Poetry in: Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 79, 3/2013, pp. 404–411

 

Editor of

Heraclitus of Ephesus, 147 fragments [the Greek text by Giorgio Colli with the literal and literary translations into Polish], Warszawa 1996, XXII + 157p.

Proceedings of the conference devoted to the memory of Prof. Adam Krokiewicz, Warszawa 1997, 184 p. [in Polish with English summaries]

Man and the values in the philosophy of Henryk Elzenberg, Warszawa 1999, 497 p. [in Polish with English summaries]

Philosophy and mysticism of Wincenty Lutos³awski, Warszawa 2000, 303 p. [in Polish with English summaries]

• [with. A. Paw³owski] Wincenty Lutos³awskiFaces of the Diversity. The Proceedings of 3rd Conference devoted to W. Lutos³awski, Drozdowo 2006, 165 p. [in Polish]

• [with E. Cassan & J.–M. Chevalier] La logique des sentiments, special issue of: Organon 36, 2007, 233 p. [also on-line]

 

Fellowships from

French government in November–December 1998 and in March–May 2000

Fondation Hardt pour l’Etude de l’Antiquité Classique in VandœuvresGenève in May/June 1999, June 2000, June 2003, August/September 2004, November/December 2005 (with the fellowship of the Kulturstiftung Landis & Gyr), November 2007 and June 2013

• Kasa im. J. Mianowskiego–Fundusz Drogomir in May/June 2002

The De Brzezie Lanckoronski Foundation in May/June 2006, June 2009 & June 2011

The British Academy in January/February 2008 and February 2009

Dr. Maria Zdziarska–Zaleska, Société Historique & Littéraire in October 2009

• The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in December 2009 & August 2012

The Royal Irish Academy in September­/October 2010, September/October 2011 & September/October 2012

• The Royal Society of Edinburgh in January/February 2011 & November/December 2011

• The Bednarowski Trust in March/April 2011

• The Project "Social and Cultural Construction of Emotions: The Greek Paradigm", funded by the European Research Council and affiliated with the Classics Faculty of the University of Oxford, May 2013, Senior Researcher

 

From 1996–2000 editor-in-chief of the quarterly Heksis

 

♦ From 2003–2011 secretary of the Committee for Classics of the Polish Academy of Sciences

 

♦ Since January 2001 editorial secretary of the Organon