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  1. 1. Fantasiens morgonrodnad : En studie i Clas Livijns romaner

    Författare :Ljubica Miočević; Roland Lysell; Paula Henrikson; Klaus Müller-Wille; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Clas Livijn; Lorenzo Hammarsköld; Swedish Romanticism; history of the novel; 19th century; intertextuality; semiotics; manuscripts; imagination; self-reflection; collaborative writing; genius; metaphor; metamorphosis; Romantic irony; satire; parody; Clas Livijn; Lorenzo Hammarsköld; svensk romantik; svenska romaner; romanhistoria; 1800-talet; intertextualitet; semiotik; handskrifter; fantasi; självreflexion; samskrivande; geni; metafor; metamorfos; romantisk ironi; satir; parodi; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis investigates four novels of the Swedish Romantic author Clas Livijn (1781–1844). Livijns’s self-reflective prose is dense with allusions to contemporary literary works and political events, delivered in a style that abounds with metaphors and allegories, and characterized by satire, parody, and irony. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Can Imagination Give Rise to Knowledge?

    Författare :Madeleine Hyde; Anandi Hattiangadi; Mikael Janvid; Amy Kind; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; imagination; knowledge; belief; justification; Philosophy; filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : My thesis centres on the question of whether imaginative states can give rise to knowledge - including whether, and the extent to which, imaginative states can justify beliefs. Across seven chapters, I answer that imaginative states can indeed give rise to knowledge. The first and final chapters introduce and summarise the thesis. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Transformative Imagination : Re-imagining the world towards sustainability

    Författare :Diego Galafassi; Victor Galaz; Tim Daw; Karen O'Brien; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; ways of knowing; transformations; complexity; futures; practice; transdisciplinarity; creativity; art-based; embodied meaning; action-research; science-policy; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Sammanfattning : A central task for sustainability science in the Anthropocene is to offer guidance on alternative pathways of change. Even though this search and implementation of pathways towards sustainability is likely to require profound social-ecological transformations, little is yet known about the individual and collective capacities needed to support such transformations. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Imagination, variation, and firm behavior : observations from 3G

    Författare :Joakim Björkdahl; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :imagination; theory of firm; uncertainty; routine; variation; investments; 3G; guiding action; management; behavior;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. The multifaceted role of imagination in science and religion : A critical examination of its epistemic, creative and meaning-making functions

    Författare :Ingrid Malm Lindberg; Mikael Stenmark; Ulf Zackariasson; Yiftach Fehige; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Imagination; science and religion; creativity; models; metaphors; analogies; thought experiments; aspect perception; rituals; doxasticism; non-doxasticism; fictionalism; interactivism; Philosophy of Religion; Religionsfilosofi;

    Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this dissertation is to examine critically and discuss the role of imagination in science and religion, with particular emphasis on its possible epistemic, creative, and meaning-making functions. In order to answer my research questions, I apply theories and concepts from contemporary philosophy of mind on scientific and religious practices. LÄS MER