Sökning: "Virtues"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 97 uppsatser innehållade ordet Virtues.

  1. 1. IDENTITY & TECHNO-UTOPIANISM.A Critical Discourse Analysis of Marketing Material and their Sociotechnical Imaginaries

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Författare :Åberg Albin; [2021-10-12]
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    Sammanfattning : This research paper sets out to investigate the messaging present in a corpus of textsgathered from Acxiom’s, an American data-analysis and ‘Identity Solutions’-company,website. The paper applies a framework of Critical Discourse Analysis informed by Theo vanLeeuwen’s theory of ‘legitimations’ and analyses the findings through the theoreticalframework of ‘Sociotechnical Imaginaries’. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The ethics of genome editing of animals

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Författare :Annelien Prosman; [2021]
    Nyckelord :ethics; genome editing; animals;

    Sammanfattning : In the Western culture nowadays, a large number of animals is used for food production and because of the growing world population, the demand for animal products is increasing even more. Since the planet has its environmental boundaries, it is important that these products are produced sustainably to minimize negative environmental impacts. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Hardened hearts : Are the Swedish people being failed as moral agents by Swedish authorities during the COVID-19 pandemic?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Författare :Andrea Johansson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Pandemic ethics; virtue ethics; moral responsibility; epistemic injustice; collective agency;

    Sammanfattning : Almost since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sweden has been criticised for doing too little to stop the spread of the virus. No lockdowns have been implemented and schools have stayed open throughout the pandemic. LÄS MER

  4. 4. "Den sanna kristendomen" : Religion, etik och bildning hos Carl Lindhagen

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/HLK, Ämnesforskning

    Författare :Magne Eklund; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Carl Lindhagen; bildning; kristendom; andlighet; etik; deliberativ demokrati;

    Sammanfattning : Carl Lindhagen (1860-1946) is one Sweden’s most productive members of Parliament in history. Under his time in the second- and first chamber he wrote a total number of 1011 bills. LÄS MER

  5. 5. (Don't) Think for Yourself : On Thinking and Teaching Critically and Responsibly

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Evelina Edfors; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Critical Thinking; Credulity; Truth Conduciveness; Epistemic Responsibility; Epistemic Fluidity; Social Epistemology; Virtue Epistemology;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, I explore the issue of epistemic responsibility. I start by examining an argument against the use of critical thinking made by Michael Huemer. Huemer argues that critical thinking is not epistemically responsible, because it is not as truth conducive as credulity. LÄS MER