Sökning: "Religious Studies and Theology"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 303 avhandlingar innehållade orden Religious Studies and Theology.

  1. 1. SACRED or NEURAL? : Neuroscientific Explanations of Religious Experience: A Philosophical Evaluation

    Författare :Anne L. C. Runehov; Mikael Stenmark; J. Wentzel van Huyssteen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy of religion; Neuroscience; Neurotheology; Persinger; d Aquili; Newberg; neuroimaging technology; epilepsy; meditation; explanatory models; reductionism; religious experience; science and theology; Religionsfilosofi; Philosophy of religion; Religionsfilosofi; Philosophy of Religion; religionsfilosofi;

    Sammanfattning : Neuroscientists place different explanations at our disposal of what religious experiences are. Some neuroscientists explain religious experiences in terms of consequences of a damaged, malfunctioning or mentally deranged brain. Others explain them in terms of existential crises. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gudinnefeminister : Monica Sjöös och Starhawks berättande - subjektskonstruktion, idéinnehåll och feministiska affiniteter

    Författare :Magdalena Raivio; Ulf Mellström; Claudia Lindén; Karlstads universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; Goddess feminism; Monica Sjöö; Starhawk; eco feminism; religion; new religious movements; religious studies; gender studies; feminist theory; feminist historiography; discourse analysis; narrativity; diffraction; Religious Studies and Theology; Religionsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the discursive position of 'goddess feminism', in relation to some of the difference- and eco feminist positions from the1960s and until today. In focus are the texts of the two goddess feminists, Monica Sjöö and Starhawk. The thesis contributes to a historiographical (re)situating of their political and religious narratives. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Främlingskap och tillhörighet : David Tracys hermeneutiska teologi och pluralitetens utmaningar

    Författare :Arne Fritzson; Carl Reinhold Bråkenhielm; Bengt Kristensson Uggla; Werner G. Jeanrond; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Faiths and ideologies; David Tracy; hermeneutical theology; critique; self-critique; plurality; repressive tolerance; metaphysics; Paul Ricouer; conversation; Jürgen Habermas; fragments; Gianni Vattimo; content; method; form; kenotic form; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap; Faith and reason; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This present thesis explores the hermeneutical theology of the North American catholic theologian David Tracy and the challenges plurality poses to modern theology. According to Tracy this challenge is to find a way to be open to plurality and the enrichments it brings, but that openness should not degenerate into a repressive tolerance, where anything can be said because nothing is taken seriously. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Women and economic justice : Ethics in feminist liberation theology and feminist economics

    Författare :Ann-Cathrin Jarl; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Basic human needs; critical theory; economic justice; equality; feminist economics; feminist ethics; feminist hermeneutics; feminist theology; feminist theory; gender; justice; liberation; liberation theology; oppression; poverty; right relations; women s rights; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; Religion Theology; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics;

    Sammanfattning : This work focus on women, justice and economics. The work of feminist economists and feminist ethicists is analyzed with regard to economic justice. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Bildet sett fra innsiden : Ikonoklastiske og matematiske konsepter i Florenskijs omvendte perspektiv

    Författare :Fabian Heffermehl; Mattias Martinson; Elena Namli; Per-Arne Bodin; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; icon; reverse perspective; image; Russia; modernism; mathematics; geometry; avant-garde; cult; utopia; apocalypsis; Systematisk teologi med livsåskådningsforskning; Systematic Theology and Studies in Worldviews; Slavic Languages; Slaviska språk; Konstvetenskap; History of Art;

    Sammanfattning : For the Armenian-Russian mathematician, theologian and art-theoretician Pavel Florensky (1882–1937), the so-called reverse perspective of the Byzantine cult-image (in Greek: eikon) functioned not only as a phenomenon within painting, but also as an expression of a world-view that should ultimately define a cultural distinction between Russia and Europe. Florensky argued in various ways that the Russian-Orthodox reverse perspective represents ethical and aesthetical values that are superior to the Western linear perspective. LÄS MER