Sökning: "skepticism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 25 avhandlingar innehållade ordet skepticism.

  1. 1. Interpretive Skepticism : Stanley Cavell, New Criticism, and Literary Interpretation

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Ingeborg Löfgren; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; interpretive skepticism; aesthetic skepticism; poetic skepticism; literary interpretation; interpretive theory; skepticism; Stanley Cavell; New Criticism; Cleanth Brooks; Monroe C. Beardsley; fraudulence; modernism; escape to theory; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation explores and analyzes interpretive skepticism in literary theory. It argues that traditional interpretive theories and debates often harbor unacknowledged forms of skeptical thinking and arguments. As these forms of skepticism are seldom recognized as skepticism, the problem tends to remain hidden and unresolved. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Groundless knowledge : a Humean solution to the problem of skepticism

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Författare :Henrik Bohlin; Stockholms universitet.; [1997]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; Kunskapsteori; skepticism; Hume; Wittgenstein; Strawson; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theoretical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi; externalism; naturalistic epistemology;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present study is to develop a solution to the problem of skepticism about the external world ("skepticism", for short), inspired primarily by Hume's "skeptical solution" to the problem of skepticism about induction, but also by epistemological externalism and Wittgenstein's discussion of skeptical doubts in On Certainty. The author accepts certain elements in P. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Att beskriva rätten : En kommentar till försök att ge en generell beskrivning av rätten

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Författare :Reidar Andreasson; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Jurisprudence; Allmän rättslära; allmän rättslära; epistemologi; postmodernism; pragmatism; relativism; rättsfilosofi; skepticism; LAW JURISPRUDENCE Other law Jurisprudence; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK Övrig rätt Allmän rättslära;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis suggests that it is reasonable to ask why we should try to give a general description of law. It attempts to turn our attention away from general descriptions of the law, to the approach that has made us present and use such descriptions. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Känslans röst : Det melodramatiska i Selma Lagerlöfs romankonst

    Detta är en avhandling från Eslöv : Brutus Östlings Bokförlag Symposion

    Författare :Maria Karlsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Literature; Selma Lagerlöf; melodrama; gender; feminism; fin-de-siècle; axpressionism; skepticism; drama; Litteraturvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

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  5. 5. Knowledge Closure and Knowledge Openness : A Study of Epistemic Closure Principles

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Författare :Levi Spectre; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; knowledge; principle of epistemic closure; knowledge openness; evidence; epistemic principles; skepticism; fallibilism; principles of evidence; evidence openness; dogmatism; safety; chance; Bayesianism; Carnap; Cohen; Dretske; Hawthorne; Hempel; Kripke; Nozick; Pagin; Vogel; Williamson; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theoretical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : The principle of epistemic closure is the claim that what is known to follow from knowledge is known to be true. This intuitively plausible idea is endorsed by a vast majority of knowledge theorists. There are significant problems, however, that have to be addressed if epistemic closure – closed knowledge – is endorsed. LÄS MER