Sökning: "metaphysics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 70 uppsatser innehållade ordet metaphysics.

  1. 1. Between given and created value : Finding new grounds for justifying human rights

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Rita Rubnell Spolander; [2019]
    Nyckelord :value; metaphysics; philosophy of language; philosophical anthropology; conceptual schemes; primitive reactions; agency; värde; metafysik; språkfilosofi; filosofisk antropologi; primitiva reaktioner; agens;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims at formulating a human rights justification based on the assumption that disbelief in human rights is found in communicative grounds, rather than some sort of unreasonable evil. I first identify what I believe to be a flaw in the communicative strength of existing human rights justifications in explaining why rights should be. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Ancient Egyptian Philosophy : or a chimaera of the popular significance

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Egyptologi

    Författare :Christofer Sandström; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Ancient Egyptian Philosophy;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis investigates a continuously held assumption, within the field of Egyptology, that undertakes to derive classical Hellenic philosophy from a previous philosophical tradition, initiated centuries before in ancient Egypt. The study will proceed with an initial clarification of ancient Greek philosophy, and a brief outline of some topics from its main research fields: metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and philosophy of mind. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Beyond the Betrayal of Language : On the Role of Skepticism in Otherwise than Being

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Sara Alma Safije Sheikhi; [2018]
    Nyckelord :levinas; metaphysics; discourse; metaphilosophy; scepticism; language philosophy; ethics; otherism; dialogue; levinas; metafysik; diskurs; metafilosofi; skepticism; språkfilosofi; etik; dialog;

    Sammanfattning : In Otherwise than Being (1974), Levinas asked if and how philosophy could make justice of the concrete ethical meeting by philosophical practice, which is unconditionally conditioned by language. Language, understood as partly situated in being and ontology, is analysed as an appropriation of the other, who is other than being. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Den skymda sikten: Iris Murdochs platonism i Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals

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

    Författare :Hans Hektor Löfgren; [2017-10-19]
    Nyckelord :Iris Murdoch; Metaphysics as a guide to Morals; Platon; Platonism;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. The question of finding a merciful God : Understanding Martin Luther's relation to metaphysics and ontology

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Anna Myrén; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Luther; metaphysics; ontology; doctrine of justification; Mannermaa; Juntunen; themes; structures of thought; theologia crucis; deus absconditus;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract “The question of finding a merciful God. Understanding Martin Luther’s relation to metaphysics and ontology” Myrén, Anna. 2017, Master’s Thesis, 30 credits. E-mail: [email protected] LÄS MER