Sökning: "existential philosophy"

Visar resultat 21 - 25 av 91 avhandlingar innehållade orden existential philosophy.

  1. 21. En känsla för det heliga : En undersökning av den samtida emotionsforskningens möjliga bidrag till religionsfilosofin

    Författare :Mikael Sörhuus; Ulf Zackariasson; Mikael Stenmark; Sami Pihlström; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; religion; emotion; feeling; pragmatism; John Dewey; James-Lange theory; Christine Tappolet; Jesse Prinz; the perceptual theory of emotion; epistemology; religious experience; lived religion; religion; emotion; känsla; pragmatism; John Dewey; James-Langeteorin; Christine Tappolet; Jesse Prinz; den perceptuella emotionsteorin; epistemologi; religiösa upplevelser; levd religion; Philosophy of Religion; Religionsfilosofi;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis I examine the possibility of critically using material from contemporary emotion theory to develop a fruitful model for understanding the potential epistemic relevance of emotions in religious contexts. The relevance of this thesis is mainly twofold: since religion is an emotional phenomenon, the possible normative epistemic role of emotions needs to be examined. LÄS MER

  2. 22. 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

  3. 23. The scope and limits of John Macquarrie's existential theology

    Författare :David Jenkins; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion Theology; Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  4. 24. Sammanhangets mening : En empirisk studie av livsåskådningar i föreställningar om genteknik och i berättelser om barnlöshet, assisterad befruktning och adoption

    Författare :Katarina Westerlund; Carl Reinhold Bråkenhielm; Susanne Lundin; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Faiths and ideologies; view of life; life-philosophy; world-view; context; meaning in life; genetics; gene technology; childlessness; in-vitro-fertilisation; adoption; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap; Faith and reason; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap; Studies In Faiths and Ideologies; tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This present thesis explores the meaning of contexts for views of life. The first aim of the investigation is to describe the existential meaningful content of views of life in perceptions of gene technology and in narratives about childlessness, assisted conception and adoption, as they are articulated in two separate sets of interviews. LÄS MER

  5. 25. Att vara kroppssubjekt : Ett fenomenologiskt bidrag till feministisk teori och religionsfilosofi

    Författare :Kirsten Grønlien Zetterqvist; Olof Franck; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; existential issues; phenomenology; giving birth; feminism; Sara Lidman’s: Lifsens rot; in-perspective; to be and to become; ontology; body subject; being; the meaning of life; Songe-Møller; Irigaray; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; existentiella frågor; fenomenologi; födelse; feminism; Sara Lidmans: Lifsens rot; i-perspektiv; är och blir; ontologi; kroppssubjekt; varat; livsmening; Songe-Møller; Irigaray; Eriksson; Butler; Beauvoir; Moi; Heidegger; Merleau-Ponty; Furberg; Holmberg; Religion Theology; Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

    Sammanfattning : In the complex of problems concerning women and fertility there is a focal point where central issues meet. The aim of this study is to draw up conceptions that can be of use to individual women who relate their fertile life situations to issues regarding the meaning of their lives. LÄS MER