Sökning: "value rationality"

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  1. 1. Rationality and Cultural Understanding

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Universitetsbiblioteket

    Författare :Tove Österman; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; rationality; relativism; logic; understanding; morality; truth; culture; context; Davidson; MacIntyre; Winch.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theoretical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Teoretisk filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : In this dissertation I criticize a common conception of rationality prevalent in analytic philosophy. Rationality is here often seen as a purely cognitive, inner phenomenon which is static and universal, detached from any moral or cultural aspects of human life. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Naturen, vetenskapen och förnuftet upplysningens dialektik och det andra moderna

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Institutionen för filosofi och lingvistik, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Per Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [2001]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Modernity; enlightenment; postmodernism; instrumental rationality; value rationality; communicative rationality; discourse ethics; truth; fallibilism; claims to Tightness; revisability; von Wright; Adorno; Horkheimer; Marcuse; Apel; Habermas; Popper; Foucault;

    Sammanfattning : The topic of this study is one specific area where the tension between instrumental rationality and value rationality becomes prominent: the question whether we have a rational responsibility for nature or not. Such a responsibility cannot be derived from instrumental reason, but it is argued that it can be derived from discourse ethics and communicative rationality. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Bibeln i kristen etik : En analys av olika uppfattningar om relationen mellan Bibeln och kristen etik

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Hans-Erik Nordin; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Bible; interpretation; Christian ethics; hermeneutics; revelation; value; norm; virtue; character; rationality; canon; tradition; universalism; contextualism; experience; assessment; ethical theory; G. Bexell; B.C. Birch; C. Boff; L.S. Cahill; S.E. Fowl; L.G. Jones; G.V. Pixley; L.L. Rasmussen; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics;

    Sammanfattning : The first purpose of the present investigation is to analyze five different opinions about thecontribution of the Bible in Christian ethics. The second purpose is to take a critical look at these opinions. The third is to present a constructive proposal as to how the Bible should be used in Christian ethics. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Essays on value, preference and freedom

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Johan E. Gustafsson; KTH.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; preference relations; value relations; rationality constraints; incomparability; the small-improvement argument; freedom of choice; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Sammanfattning : Essay I develops a new framework for preference relations, that makes further preference relations beyond the trichotomy of preference, dispreference and indifference conceptually possible. The new framework models relations in terms of swaps, which are conceived of as transfers from one alternative state to another. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Goal-setting and goal-achieving in transport policy

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Holger Rosencrantz; KTH.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; rationality; goals; policy goal; transport policy; road safety; goal conflicts; priority; value uncertainty; restriction; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis aims at developing new, alternative approaches and methods based on suggestions and ideas originating from moral philosophy and philosophical decision theory. More precisely, the thesis aims at investigating the rationality of transport policy decisions, including goal-setting and performance evaluation. LÄS MER