Sökning: "applied ethics"

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  1. 1. Human Dignity A Study in Medical Ethics

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Sofia Morberg Jämterud; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Human dignity; Medical Ethics; Empirical Ethics; Narrative Analysis; Christian Ethics; Vulnerability; Autonomy; Responsibility; Mikhail Bakhtin; Palliative Care; Neonatal Care; Etik; Ethics;

    Sammanfattning : Human dignity is an enunciated ethical principle in many societies, and it has elicited a great deal of interest, not least because it is central in health care. However, it has also been the subject of criticism. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Weighing Animal Lives A Critical Assessment of Justification and Prioritization in Animal-Rights Theories

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Fredrik Karlsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik; Etik; Ethics; Animal rights; justification; prioritization; applied ethics; proper function; justice; rights language; vivisection; rights conflict;

    Sammanfattning : The project underlying this dissertation aims at analyzing three pro-animal-rights theories, evaluating the theories, and outlining an alternative theoretical account of animal rights. The analytical categories are justification and function of animal rights, the definition of the right holder, and the resolution approach to rights conflict. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Doctors Behind Borders The Ethics of Skilled Worker Emigration

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Yusuf Yuksekdag; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Brain drain; compulsory service; contracts; emigration; ethics; health workers; medical brain drain; skilled workers; responsibility; the right to exit; vulnerability; non-ideal theory; Etik; kontrakt; kunskapsflykt; mänskliga rättigheter; migration; moraliskt ansvar; obligatoriska vårdprogram; rättighet; utsatta grupper; vårdpersonal;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis within applied ethics consists of four articles together with a cover essay. All articles concern the ethics of skilled health worker emigration from under-served and resourcepoor regions, often referred to as ‘medical brain drain’. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Workplace Ethics Some practical and foundational problems

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Anders J Persson; KTH.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; Philosophy; Ethics; contract of employment; ethics; ethical criteria; health and safety standards; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present thesis is twofold: first, to analyse some practical ethical problems that stem from the workplace and the working environment and to offer guidelines concerning how such problems can be solved; second, to illuminate how the specific nature of work and the working environment is intimately connected to the relation between the employee and the employing entity, as set forth in an employment contract, and how the form and content of such contracts are, among other things, determined by culturally and socially established ideas. The normative question to be addressed is thus: which of these ideas should be maintained? This can be seen as a second-order, or more fundamental, ethical question whose answer depends on determining which normative principles are right. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Child–Robot Interaction in Education

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Sofia Serholt; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; child–robot interaction; education; robotics; ethics; responsible research and innovation; stakeholders;

    Sammanfattning : Advances in the field of robotics in recent years have enabled the deployment of robots in a multitude of settings, and it is predicted that this will continue to increase, leading to a profound impact on society in the future. This thesis takes its starting point in educational robots; specifically the kind of robots that are designed to interact socially with children. LÄS MER