Sökning: "worldview"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 72 avhandlingar innehållade ordet worldview.

  1. 1. The Psychology of Worldviews : Toward a Non-Reductive Science of Personality

    Författare :Artur Nilsson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Worldview; personality; philosophy of life; weltanshauung; life view; ideology; existentialism; non-reductive; humanism; normativism; polarity theory; political psychology; philosophy of science; philosophy of psychology; philosophical orientation; basic assumptions; presuppositions; core assumptions; personal constructs; theoretical psychology; integrative framework; personalism;

    Sammanfattning : Persons are not just mechanical systems of instinctual animalistic proclivities, but also language-producing, existentially aware creatures, whose experiences and actions are drenched in subjective meaning. To understand a human being as a person is to understand him or her as a rational system that wants, fears, hopes, believes, and in other ways imbues the world with meaning, rather than just a mechanical system that is subject to the same chains of cause and effect as other animals. LÄS MER

  2. 2. New Age: konsumtionsvara eller värden att kämpa för? - Hemmets Journal och Idagsidan i Svenska Dagbladet analyserade utifrån Mary Douglas grid/group-modell och Pierre Bourdieus fältteori

    Författare :Lars Ahlin; Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; new middle class; weekly magazine; morning paper; symbolic capital; worldview; Pierre Bourdieu; Mary Douglas; field theory; grid group-model; popular beliefs; Sociology of Religion; New Age; Theology; Teologi; Sociology; Sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is focused on the differences that can be observed in New Age material published between 1974 and 1995 in two different Swedish publications, one weekly magazine and one national morning paper. It is shown that the main parts of the readers of these two publications are polarised according to socio-economic status. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Om det ideella arbetets betydelse : – en studie om människors livsåskådningar

    Författare :Johan von Essen; Carl Reinhold Bråkenhielm; Lars Svedberg; Håkon Lorentzen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Volunteering; civil society; worldview; authenticity; identity; public sphere; citizenship; Systematic theology; Systematisk teologi;

    Sammanfattning : The point of departure for this dissertation is the question of how people perceive what it means to be a citizen. In Sweden, voluntary work is a widespread social phenomenon and studying what voluntary work means to people enables the study of an important form of citizenship in contemporary society. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Enligt fysiken eller enligt mig själv? : Gymnasieelever, fysiken och grundantaganden om världen

    Författare :Lena Hansson; Andreas Redfors; Per-Olof Wickman; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Science education; worldview; presuppositions; science; physics; nature of science; upper secondary students; Världsbild; grundantaganden; naturvetenskap; fysik; naturvetenskapens natur; gymnasieelever; Subject didactics; Ämnesdidaktik;

    Sammanfattning : I avhandlingen studeras elevers grundantaganden om världen, samt de grundantaganden som eleverna förknippar med fysiken. Det är utifrån de grundantaganden vi gör om hur världen är beskaffad som vi försöker tolka och förstå nya fenomen och företeelser vi möter, t.ex. i den naturvetenskapliga undervisningen. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Bioethics Across Borders : An African Perspective

    Författare :Chikezie Onuoha; Carl-Henric Grenholm; Werner Wolbert; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Ethics; bioethics; pluralism; common morality; ethics; Beauchamp; Childress; Engelhardt; Kekes; Igbo; Africa; culture; worldview; solidarity; community; illness; medical care; Etik; Etik; Ethics;

    Sammanfattning : Bioethics deals with the ethical problems arising from the developments in life sciences and biotechnologies. Western autonomy-based philosophical framework has dominated the approach of mainstream Bioethics. LÄS MER