Sökning: "mental causation"

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  1. 1. Is Searle a Property Dualist?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Felix Schröder; [2019]
    Nyckelord :John Searle; biological naturalism; reduction; consciousness; property dualism; mental causation; causality; physicalism; philosophy of mind; epiphenomenalism; overdetermination;

    Sammanfattning : It has often been argued that John Searle’s theory of mind, biological naturalism, due to its commitment to mental irreducibility amounts to no more than disguised property dualism. I suggest that a thorough analysis of Searle’s somewhat unusual views on the nature of reduction reveals this irreducibility to be not a metaphysical relation between mental properties and physical but one concerned only with the semantics of the respective terms used to refer to these. LÄS MER

  2. 2. I huvudet på Försvarsdepartementet : en idéanalys av svensk veteranpolitik

    Kandidat-uppsats, Försvarshögskolan

    Författare :Jacob Hallenheim; [2019]
    Nyckelord :veteran policy; identity; policy analysis; PTSD; idea analysis; Swedish policy;

    Sammanfattning : This Bachelor’s thesis was conducted with the purpose of forming a broader foundation of ideas for questions about caring for veterans in Sweden. The problem at hand was identified through reading of readily available and widely cited Swedish research on the subject. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Mental kausalitet : Hållbarheten för Anthony Dardis teori

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

    Författare :Sandra Melkerson; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Anthony Dardis; Mental kausalitet; mental causation;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  4. 4. Sensegiving in initial strategy implementation: A constructivist grounded theory study on sensegiving and underlying cognitive aspects

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Författare :Tommy Manderlöw; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Sensegiving; Strategy implementation; Collective leadership; Cognitive theory; Mental models;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines important features of the initial sensegiving process in strategy implementation and how those features further can be understood from a cognitive perspective. A qualitative constructivist grounded theory approach to study sensegiving as a collective process in organizations is applied. LÄS MER

  5. 5. On Kim's critique of non-reductive physicalism

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

    Författare :Roque Molina; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Nonreductive physicalism; downward causation; causal closure; levels; irreducibility;

    Sammanfattning : Kim criticizes non-reductive physicalism as a suitable metaphysics of mind among things because of its failure on the issue of mental causation. The failure is especially present in the thesis of supervenience physicalism. LÄS MER