Sökning: "plurality"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 57 avhandlingar innehållade ordet plurality.

  1. 1. Zvinorwadza : Being a patient in the religious and medical plurality of the Mberengwa district, Zimbabwe

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Olov Dahlin; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology History of religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Religionshistoria; Patients - Zimbabwe; Medical plurality - Zimbabwe; Religious plurality - Zimbabwe; Patienter – Zimbabwe; Sjukdomsbegreppet – Zimbabwe; Mångkulturella samhällen – Zimbabwe; Mångreligiösa samhällen - Zimbabwe; religionssociologi; religionssociologi; Religion; Patient; life-worlds; Mberengwa; Karanga; Zimbabwe; religious plurality; traditional religion; Christianity; African-initiated churches; medical plurality; traditional medicine; faith healing; modern health care; biomedicine; sickness; healing; placebo; nocebo; cooperation;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with patients in a rural area of southern Africa and poses these basic questions: What does it mean to be ill in this part of the world and what do patients' life-worlds look like? In order to find answers to these questions, an in-depth fieldwork was carried out through which I was able to study how patients reacted to illness. I followed twenty patients in their search of ease, of which ten were members of Chief Mataga's family, with whom I was staying. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Collective Dynamics of Organizational Learning: On Plurality and Multi-Social Structuring

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University Press

    Författare :Kristina Henriksson; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organizational science; Transmanche-Link; Channel Tunnel; project; diversity; multi-social structuring; negotiations of meaning; sensemaking; plurality; interorganizational; cross-cultural; knowledge; organizational learning; culture; Organisationsteori;

    Sammanfattning : The notion of organizations as learning entities has gained considerably in popularity over the last decade, and is now regarded an important issue both theoretically and in practice. Many organizational activities and events have been referred to as learning phenomena, and learning theory is being applied to increasingly varied and complex settings of organizational life. LÄS MER

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

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Arne Fritzson; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :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; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Faith and reason; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi 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. ”I don’t believe the meaning of life is all that profound” A study of Icelandic teenagers’ life interpretation and values

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Pedagogiska institutionen

    Författare :Gunnar J. Gunnarsson; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; life interpretation; life philosophy; existential questions; values; teenagers; homogeneity; plurality; security; insecurity; religious education.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education;

    Sammanfattning : What do teenagers recount about themselves and their interpretation of life and values, and what characterises individual teenagers’ perceptions and statements? What is the relation between teenagers’ life interpretation and values and social circumstances? What challenges to school religious education do the teenagers’ perceptions and statements represent? These questions are central to the study Icelandic Teenagers’ Life Interpretation and Values.The purpose of the study was to investigate some central elements in teenagers’ life interpretation so as to discuss the results in terms of social circumstances in Iceland and of school religious education. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Den godtyckliga demokratin : En studie av olika metoder att tillgodose kravet på proportionell rättvisa

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Sverker Härd; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; Social choice; proportional representation; electoral systems; plurality rule; approval voting; borda count; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis focuses the electoral systems, one of the most important instruments in theconstitutional toolbox of democratic institutions. Theories of collective decisionmaking offer several ways to reach collective decisions and there are various ways of distributing seats in parliament. LÄS MER