Sökning: "epistemology"

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  1. 1. Problematising Conceptualisations of Gender in Feminist Studies : The Place of Age and Children in the Concept of Gender

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Författare :Teri Shardlow; [2019]
    Nyckelord :adult-centred; feminist studies; gender; age; children; subjectivity; power knowledge; socio-discursive construction of age; adult child binary; postmodern feminist anti- epistemology; feminist poststructuralism;

    Sammanfattning : Using a feminist poststructuralist approach as a guide, I begin this thesis with the workinghypothesis that gender may be an adult-centred concept in feminist studies. This leads me toask: If the concept of gender in feminist studies is adult-centred, how is this centring formedand maintained? To answer this question, I begin by splitting my analysis into three analyticalsections: age, children, and gender. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Artificial Intelligence: The implications of current technological developments for Harry Collins epistemological theory and his critique of the possibilities of a general AI.

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Författare :Marita Isaksson; [2018-10-29]
    Nyckelord :Harry Collins; artificial intelligence; epistemology;

    Sammanfattning : Social constructivism and Harry Collins epistemological theory put focus on the sociology ofscientific knowledge, scientific practice and the nature of expertise. From his theory, inspired byLudwig Wittgenstein’s ‘forms of life’ and David Bloor’s strong programme, Collins has from thenineties until today argued against the possibilities of creating a general artificial intelligence, whichcan be compared with any cognitive functions that a human accommodates. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Den nomadiska historiens kartografi – En aktualisering av det historiska hos Walter Benjamin och Rosi Braidotti

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Författare :Göransson Anton; [2018-03-28]
    Nyckelord :Posthumanism; Walter Benjamin; nomadisk teori; kritisk historiografi; Rosi Braidotti; monadologi;

    Sammanfattning : The following essay concerns questions about the status of history in Walter Benjamin´s critical philosophy of history and Rosi Braidotti´s nomadic feminism. I conduct a comparative actualization through locating affinities in their respective theory concerning question around the status of history and historiography, how we remember, write and present history, the relation between the present-day, the past and the future, between the subject and the collective. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The impact of residual sustainability on stock behaviors– A quantitative study on Swedish listed companies

    Master-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Hla Thel Phyu; ABM Fazle Rahi; [2018]
    Nyckelord :CSR; Sustainable Enterprise; Residual sustainability; Resour ce sustainability; stock volatility; Sustainability report; Stock return; Financial slack; ESG;

    Sammanfattning : Nowadays, the value creation and measurement of the economic performances have changed from traditional ways of maximizing shareholder’s wealth to maximizing stakeholder’s wealth. Companies are responsible for creating value not only for their organizationsbut also for the society as a whole because CSR issues attract a global attention and most countries are urging the companies to follow sustainable ways. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Slaget om verkligheten : En analys av sekulärhumanismen och kreationismen

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Lars Lindgren; [2018]
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    Sammanfattning : The battle of reality is one of the challenges of modern humanity. In this essay I study differences and similarities between Christer Sturmark, one of the leading secular humanists in Sweden in relation to Pastor Vesa Annala, one of the leading Creationists in Sweden. LÄS MER