Search for dissertations about: "Christian Ethics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 111 swedish dissertations containing the words Christian Ethics.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. The Persistence of Christian Realism : A Study of the Social Ethics of Ronald H. Preston

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Normunds Kamergrauzis; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Christian ethics; social ethics; Christian Realism; R. Niebuhr; J. Bennett; Anglican ethics; moral theology; W. Temple; R. Preston; love; justice; solidarity; middle axioms; economic theory; economic practice; social responsibility; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The persistence of the tradition of Christian Realism in England is exemplified by the lifelong contribution of Anglican moral theologian Ronald H. Preston. READ MORE

  4. 4. Christ as example : The imitatio Christi motive in biblical and Christian ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Soon-Gu Kwon; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Jesus; Christ; Imitatio Christi; Bible; New Testament; Gospels; follow; imitate; example; model; ideal; Biblical ethics; Christian ethics; interpretation; monastic; ascetic; political; contextual; feminist; narrative; relational; love; Göran Bexell; Thomas Ogletree; J.I.H. McDonald; Edvin Larsson; H. Dieter Betz; Thomas à Kempis; Sören Kierkegaard; Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Choan-Seng Song; Chung Hyun-Kyung; James McClendon; Stanley Hauerwas; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is (1) to investigate what the imitation of Christ means in Biblical andChristian ethics, (2) to make a critical analysis of some interpretations of the imitation of Christ inChristian tradition, (3) to propose an alternative interpretation of the imitation of Christ, and (4) todiscuss the role of the Bible in Christian ethics. This demands discussion of several problems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Violence, power, and justice : A feminist contribution to Christian sexual ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sólveig Anna Bóasdóttir; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; male battering; male violence against women; intimate relationship; marriage; asymmetry of power; social construction of sexuality; sexual ethics; Christian sexual ethics in intimate relationships; feminist theories; feminist ethics: social contract theories; human nature; women s oppression; women s experiences; social control; equality; justice; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : This study discusses how male battering of women can be understood through due attention to contemporary psychological and sociological interpretations and concludes that a critical feminist perspective offers the most adequate explanation of the problem. Feminist theories on the function of male violence in patriarchal societies coupled with theories on power and the social construction of sexuality as well as feminist theories about the institution of heterosexual marriage are then discussed; the result is a serious critique of marriage as an institution which is not safe with regard to women, reproducing and reaffirming as it does the patriarchal power relations of the sexes. READ MORE