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  1. 1. A Multiform Desire A Study of Appetite in Plato’s Timaeus, Republic and Phaedrus

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Olof Pettersson; Pauliina Remes; Catherine Rowett; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; Ancient Philosophy; Plato; Appetite; Desire; Epithymia; Soul; Tripartition; Multiform; Poikilos; Timaeus; Republic; Phaedrus; Embodiment; Incarnation; Necessity; Philosopher-kings; Allegory of the Cave; Noble Lie; Poetry; Multi-headed Beast; Game; Play; Rhetoric; Dialectic; Deception.; Theoretical Philosophy; Teoretisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is a study of appetite in Plato’s Timaeus, Republic and Phaedrus. In recent research is it often suggested that Plato considers appetite (i) to pertain to the essential needs of the body, (ii) to relate to a distinct set of objects, e.g. food or drink, and (iii) to cause behaviour aiming at sensory pleasure. LÄS MER

  2. 2. On the Site of the Lesion in Konzo : Clinical and Neurophysiological Studies on a Non-Progressive Upper Motor Neuron Disorder

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Desire Tshala-Katumbay; Andrew Eisen; [2001]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Neurosciences; Konzo; upper motor neuron diseases; WHO criteria; electroencephalography; evoked potentials; brain involvement; Neurovetenskap; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Neurology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Neurologi; Neurology; neurologi;

    Sammanfattning : Konzo is a permanent spastic para/tetraparesis occurring in undernourished populations in Africa relying on insufficiently processed bitter cassava, which contains cyanogenic compounds, as staple food. Its pathogenetic mechanism is unknown. Our studies aimed at clarifying the lesion in konzo. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Le désir selon l'Autre. Étude du Rouge et le Noir et de la Chartreuse de Parme à la lumière du « désir triangulaire » de René Girard

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Romance Languages

    Författare :Annika Mörte Alling; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; desire; and the novel. Self and Other in Literary Structure ; mimetic desire; triangular desire; passion; love; the Other; mediation; external mediation; internal mediation; model; mediator; obstacle; vanity; rivalry; jealousy; violence; Napoleon; Rousseau; Marguerite de Navarre; books; reading; revelation; conversion; conception of reality; degree of lucidity; metaphysical deception; romantic; Jules de Gaultier; bovarysme; romanesque; crystallization.; French language; Franska språket; French literature; General and comparative literature; Fransk litteratur; Mensonge romantique et vérité romanesque Deceit; René Girard; La Chartreuse de Parme; beylisme; Le Rouge et le Noir; Stendhal; Henri Beyle; literature criticism; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to examine the two novels Le Rouge et le Noir and La Chartreuse de Parme in the light of the theory of 'triangular desire', elaborated by René Girard in Mensonge romantique et vérité romanesque (1961). According to this theory, desire in Stendhal's novels – that is desire in a very general sense – is not spontaneous, but derived from a third part, that Girard labels the 'mediator' or the 'Other'. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Belief & Desire: the Standard Model of Intentional Action — Critique and Defence

    Detta är en avhandling från Björn Petersson, Dep. of Philosophy, Kungshuset, Lundagård, SE-222 22 Lund

    Författare :Björn Petersson; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ethics; Systematic philosophy; Michael Smith; David Hume; Donald Davidson; akrasia; 2nd order desires; reasons; understandings; intention; propositional content; tendency; desire; disposition; belief-desire model; motivation; aesthetics; metaphysics; epistemology; ideology; Praktisk filosofi; estetik; metafysik; kunskapsteori; ideologi;

    Sammanfattning : The scheme of concepts we employ in daily life to explain intentional behaviour form a belief-desire model (BD model), in which motivating states are sorted into two suitably broad categories. The BD model embeds a philosophy of action, i.e. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Maskulinitet i feminismens tjänst. Dragkingande som praktik, politik och begär

    Detta är en avhandling från Lunds universitet

    Författare :Anna Olovsdotter Lööv; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; drag king; queer; queer phenomenology; epistemic community; feminism; queer activism; critical feminist ethnography; empowerment; the body; desire.;

    Sammanfattning : Masculinity in the service of feminism. Drag kinging as practice, politics, and desire. The aim of the thesis is to explore drag kinging as lived experience at the crossroads of masculinity, the body, and feminist politics. Drag kinging is defined as a conscious performance of masculinity. LÄS MER