Sökning: "metaphysics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 77 uppsatser innehållade ordet metaphysics.

  1. 1. ON AQUINAS’ PHILOSOPHY OF MIND. AQUINAS’ CONCEPTION OF THE BODY-SOUL RELATIONSHIP AND ITS RELATION TO SOME CONTEMPORARY THEORIES IN PHILOSOPHY OF MIND.

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Författare :Shadrack Owusu; [2020-07-03]
    Nyckelord :Medieval Metaphysics; Aquinas; Body-Mind; Problem; Physicalism; Substance Dualism;

    Sammanfattning : In his question 75 and 76 of the Summa Theologiae, Thomas Aquinas argues that the human soul is related to the body as its form such that even after death, the soul has a natural inclination and affinity to the body. This position of Aquinas brings some questions to the fore when discussing him in contemporary philosophy of mind. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Friheten i flödet : En studie av nuflöde och frihet i Henri Bergsons filosofi

    Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kultur och lärande

    Författare :Tuija Roberntz; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Henri Bergson; duration; intuition; freedom; rythm; chance; Henri Bergson; nuflöde; intuition; frihet; rytm; chans;

    Sammanfattning : Ett av nyckelbegreppen i Henri Bergson filosofi är Nuflödet. Bergson använder nuflödet för att beskriva hur varat i tiden är konstituerat som rörligt. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Why the Exclusion Problem Still Seems Intractable for the Counterfactual Compatibilist

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Teoretisk filosofi

    Författare :Melina Tsapos; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Philosophy of mind; metaphysics; dualism; property dualism; compatibilism; counterfactual compatibilist; materialsim; physicalism; the exclusion problem; materialism; consciousness; supervenience; reductionism.; Philosophy and Religion;

    Sammanfattning : The exclusion problem has been a longstanding problem for the property dualist. The Compatibilist solution is to deny overdetermination, and thus they say we may preserve both mental and physical efficacy. However, in my paper I wish to show why the Compatibilist solution has not secured a materialist position. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Thomas Aquinas’ Universality Argument for the Immateriality of the Intellect : a reconstruction by Gyula Klima

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

    Författare :Samuel Cavallin; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Aquino; Aquinas; universalitetsargument; intellektets immaterialitet; Pasnau; Klima;

    Sammanfattning : The paper investigates Gyula Klima’s reconstruction of Aquinas argument for the immateriality of the intellect by the concept of human thought and its success to avoid the Content Fallacy. This fallacy, which is coined by Robert Pasnau, describes an illicit inference from a description of the nature of a thought, to what a thought represents, its content. LÄS MER

  5. 5. "Swedenborgiansk Anarkism" : En politisk-teologisk studie om relationen mellan mystik teologi och politisk filosofi hos Ivan Aguéli

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Författare :Johan Arvidsson Lille; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Ivan; Aguéli; swedenborgiansk; anarkism; politik; teologi; politisk-teologi; mysticism; hermeneutik; anarchism; politic; theology; political-theology; hermeneutics;

    Sammanfattning : In this essay, my aim is to investigate the correlation between the political philosophy and theology in the Swedish nineteenth century painter, activist, mystic and vagabond Ivan Aguéli. The study places itself in the field of political theology, where the question of, and in some cases the search for, a theological affirmation or neglection of political and social authority is being processed. LÄS MER