Search for dissertations about: "Etik"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 705 swedish dissertations containing the word Etik.

  1. 1. Weighing Animal Lives A Critical Assessment of Justification and Prioritization in Animal-Rights Theories

    Author : Fredrik Karlsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik; Etik; Ethics; Animal rights; justification; prioritization; applied ethics; proper function; justice; rights language; vivisection; rights conflict;

    Abstract : The project underlying this dissertation aims at analyzing three pro-animal-rights theories, evaluating the theories, and outlining an alternative theoretical account of animal rights. The analytical categories are justification and function of animal rights, the definition of the right holder, and the resolution approach to rights conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. Globalization, Justice, and Communication A Critical Study of Global Ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jenny Ehnberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; global ethics; globalization; ethical theory; normative ethics; human rights; global justice; discourse ethics; universalism; contextualism; moral pluralism; communication; capabilities approach; M.C Nussbaum; S. Benhabib; D. Hollenbach; W. Schweiker; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to seek to an answer to the question of what constitutes a tenable model for global ethics. This is done in part by a critical engagement with four different models of global ethics; two proposals from political philosophy and two contributions from theological ethics. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transforming the Doping Culture Whose responsibility, what responsibility?

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ashkan Atry; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Doping; responsibility; prospective responsibilities; cheating; good will; interpersonal relations; sports; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The doping culture represents an issue for sport and for society. Normative debates on doping have been mainly concerned with questions of the justifiability of doping. The practice of assigning responsibility for doping behaviour has chiefly been individual-based, focusing mainly on the individual athlete’s doping behaviour. READ MORE

  4. 4. Theologies Speak of Justice A Study of Islamic and Christian Social Ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Teresa Callewaert; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Islamic social ethics; Christian social ethics; comparative religious ethics; interpretative method; identity; authenticity; political theology; secularity; religious arguments; public discourse; justice; sociality; Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im; Duncan B. Forrester; Ali Shariati; Gustavo Gutierrez; Tariq Ramadan; John Milbank; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate how religious ethics, while retaining its identity, can contribute to political debate and to the understanding of justice. The inquiry addresses these issues by focusing on theological perspectives which challenge the solutions offered to these questions by the liberal paradigm. READ MORE

  5. 5. Human Dignity A Study in Medical Ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sofia Morberg Jämterud; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Human dignity; Medical Ethics; Empirical Ethics; Narrative Analysis; Christian Ethics; Vulnerability; Autonomy; Responsibility; Mikhail Bakhtin; Palliative Care; Neonatal Care; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : Human dignity is an enunciated ethical principle in many societies, and it has elicited a great deal of interest, not least because it is central in health care. However, it has also been the subject of criticism. READ MORE