Mity korzenne a mity rdzenne – implikacje moralne

  • Maciej Zweiffel Zespół Szkół nr 1 w Katowicach


The text tells about functioning of mythological thinking in novel Drach by Szczepan Twadoch
and so colled Smolensk poetry, and then shows the manner in which such a thinking is
employed to familiarize the cruel and accidental reality. The article also compares moral
attitudes contecting with these both kinds of myths (spice and fundamental).
Key words: mythological thinking, moral attitude, homeland (Heimat), monism, manicheism,
martyrological cycle, cliche