Search for dissertations about: "Empirical Ethics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 111 swedish dissertations containing the words Empirical 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. On the Ethics of External States in Peacebuilding A Critical Study of Justification

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Johanna Ohlsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; justification; peacebuilding; ethics; justification strategies; South African foreign policy; Russian foreign policy; Etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : Even the most obvious actions require justification. The need for justification of peacebuilding involvements is always present. This thesis argues that justification is particularly needed when there is a prevalent power asymmetry between an external state and a host community. READ MORE

  3. 3. ETHICS AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS

    University dissertation from Department of Medical Ethics, Lund University

    Author : Ingela Krantz; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Herpes virus type 2; prostate cancer; measles; evidence-based medicine; casuistry; virtues; principlism; values; ethics; vaccination; Public health; screening; postpartum depression.;

    Abstract : Programmatic vaccination and screening are the reasons for this thesis. The practice of public health incorporating medicine’s cognitive contents along with contributions from other fields of human activities is basically a moral enterprise. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Substituted Judgment Standard. Studies on the Ethics of Surrogate Decision Making

    University dissertation from Department of Medical Ethics, Lund University

    Author : Linus Broström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Systematic philosophy; Medicin människa och djur ; Medicine human and vertebrates ; hypothetical consent; autonomy; incompetence; surrogate accuracy; surrogate decision making; substituted judgment; ethics; aesthetics; metaphysics; epistemology; ideology; Systematisk filosofi; etik; estetik; metafysik; kunskapsteori; ideologi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Beslutsinkompetenta patienter behöver en ställföreträdande beslutsfattare som kan fatta vårdbeslut för deras räkning. En av de etiska frågor som aktualiseras i detta sammanhang är vilka riktlinjer som bör gälla för sådant beslutsfattande. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ethics at work Two essays on the firm's moral responsibilities towards its employees

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Dan Munter; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ethics; employees; consent; moral responsiblitiy; codes of ethics; philosophy;

    Abstract : Essay I analyses a sample of corporate codes in the Swedish banking sector. The purpose is to investigate the codes’ ethical status. READ MORE