Sökning: "moral assumption"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 21 uppsatser innehållade orden moral assumption.
1. Istället verka de ofta skadligt och förråande : Kunskapsanspråk gällande behovet av förhandsgranskning av film under tidigt 1900-talKandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för kultur och estetik
Sammanfattning : During the beginning of the cinema media era around the turn of 20th century, a debate prevailed in Sweden about the film’s harmful and negative moral impact on children and young people. This study aims to investigate the debaters’ knowledge claims regarding a preview of a publicly shown film and if it is related to their morality. LÄS MER
- Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : Den första januari 2016 implementerades en reform som innebar gratis receptbelagda läkemedel för barn mellan 0–17 år. I den här uppsatsen undersöks hur läkemedelskonsumtionen påverkats av kostnadsfriheten. LÄS MER
3. Problems for Michael Gill’s semantic pluralism : The ostensibility of certain moral agreements and disagreementsKandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Filosofiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : This paper concerns the semantic branch of meta-ethics, and examines a version of so called semantic pluralism advocated by Michael Gill. Briefly put, Gill suggests that ordinary people’s usage of moral terms is rather messy in the sense that the meaning of moral terms can vary not only between different people, but also for one and the same person in different contexts. LÄS MER
- Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen
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
- Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi
Sammanfattning : Through an examination of the businesses and people that support war-making, collectively known as the defense and security industry, this thesis reveals the controlling processes at work that make the business of war palatable to those who work within the industry. Three controlling processes are examined: (1) The industry’s culturally specific language; a barrier built with syntax, preventing both entry from outsiders and exit by insiders, allowing for institutionalized insanity to set in while also legitimizing the business pursuits of these companies as normal and acceptable; (2) The scientific pursuit and technology itself, supported and maintained by the exalted position the pursuit of science holds in Western society, and the assumption that technological innovation is always an intellectual and noble pursuit, which is critical to the industry’s survival; (3) The ideologies of Western liberal democracy that buttresses the industry; defined primarily by insecurity, assumed moral authority, and neoliberal capitalism/short-term self-interest. LÄS MER