Sökning: "logical empiricism"

Hittade 3 avhandlingar innehållade orden logical empiricism.

  1. 1. Om kyrklundheten : Värde, kunskap och skrivande i Willy Kyrklunds Om godheten

    Författare :Johan Sahlin; Margareta Petersson; Fredrik Stjernberg; Anders Pettersson; Växjö universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Kyrklund; naturalism in ethics; ethical dilemmas; personal identity; self-reflexive literature; metafiction; rhetoric; hybrid genre; essay genre; essayism; philosophy and literature; epistemology; empiricism; rationalism; logical empiricism; Kaila; Darwinism; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; Comparative literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : The quest for certainty is a constant theme in the works of Swedish-Finnish author Willy Kyrklund. This quest is communicated both explicitly in essayistic prose articles and implicitly as a theme in his works of fiction. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hilary Putnam on Meaning and Necessity

    Författare :Anders Öberg; Sören Stenlund; Sharon Rider; Pierre Wagner; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; philosophy of language; philosophy of science; philosophy of mathematics; Hilary Putnam; W.V. Quine; Rudolf Carnap; realism; anti-realism; Theoretical Philosophy; Teoretisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : In this dissertation on Hilary Putnam's philosophy, I investigate his development regarding meaning and necessity, in particular mathematical necessity. Putnam has been a leading American philosopher since the end of the 1950s, becoming famous in the 1960s within the school of analytic philosophy, associated in particular with the philosophy of science and the philosophy of language. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Fysikens filosofi : Diskussioner om Einstein, relativitetsteorin och kvantfysiken i Sverige 1910-1970

    Författare :Thord Silverbark; Sven Widmalm; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of Ideas; idéhistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focuses on the reception of the Theory of Relativity and the Quantum Mechanics outside the field of physics, especially in the philosophical community. In the Swedish context, the study shows how the ideas and discussions about these theories belonged to different types of discourses, some existing long before the arrival of modern physics, some shortlived, and some surviving the earliest reception. LÄS MER