Search for dissertations about: "Filosofi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 737 swedish dissertations containing the word Filosofi.

  1. 1. Cautiously utopian goals Philosophical analyses of climate change objectives and sustainability targets

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Patrik Baard; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sustainability; climate change; environmental philosophy; climate ethics; goals; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the framework within which long-term goals are set and subsequently achieved or approached is analyzed. Sustainable development and climate change are areas in which goals have tobe set despite uncertainties. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Goals Feasible Paths to Desirable Long-Term Futures

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Patrik Baard; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; goal setting; adaptation; sustainability; utopian goals; realistic goals; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : The general aim of this licentiate thesis is to analyze the framework in which long-term goals are set and subsequently achieved. It is often claimed that goals should be realistic, meaning that they should be adjusted to known abilities. READ MORE

  3. 3. In the name of research Essays on the ethical treatment of human research subjects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Sara Belfrage; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Research ethics; informed consent; traffic research; exploitation; coercive offer; compensation; gift-giving; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : Essay 1: Traffic research shares a fundamental dilemma with other areas of empirical research in which humans are potentially put at risk. Research is justified because it can improve safety in the long run. Nevertheless, people can be harmed in the research situation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ethics of Imprisonment Essays in Criminal Justice Ethics

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : William Bülow; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Collateral Harms; Communicative Theory of Punishment; Consequentialism; Criminal Justice Ethics; Doctrine of Double Effect; Electronic Monitoring; Imprisonment; Legal Punishment; Moral Education Theory of Punishment; Privacy; Philosophy of Punishment; Retributivism; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis consists of three essays which all concern the ethics of imprisonment and what constitutes an ethically defensible treatment of criminal offenders.Paper 1 defends the claim that prisoners have a right to privacy. I argue that the right to privacy is important because of its connection to moral agency. READ MORE

  5. 5. The justification and legitimacy of the active welfare state some philosophical aspects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Mikael Dubois; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Political philosophy; social justice; justification; legitimacy; welfare state; social insurance; prevention; conditionality; active welfare state; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This thesis has two aims. The first aim is to set out an argument for social insurance in the form of compulsory income insurance in the event of sickness or unemployment, and to explore two lines of arguments for social insurance policies that are commonly associated with an active welfare state that seeks to prevent or reduce reliance on social insurance. READ MORE