Search for dissertations about: "Phenomenology"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 189 swedish dissertations containing the word Phenomenology.

  1. 11. Particle Phenomenology of Compact Extra Dimensions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Henrik Melbéus; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Higher-dimensional quantum field theories; universal extra dimensions; Arkani-Hamed–Dimopolous–Dvali ADD model; hierarchy problem; Kaluza– Klein dark matter; neutrino mass; seesaw mechanism; leptonic mixing; renormalization group running; collider phenomenology; Large Hadron Collider;

    Abstract : This thesis is an investigation of the subject of extra dimensions in particle physics. In recent years, there has been a large interest in this subject. In particular, a number of models have been suggested that provide solutions to some of the problem with the current Standard Model of particle physics. READ MORE

  2. 12. Care of the newborn infant during maternal-infant separation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Kerstin Erlandsson; Mälardalens högskola.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; separation; father-infant bonding; full-term; skin-to-skin care; cesarean birth; cry; prefeeding; breathing; phenomenology; separation; father-infant bonding; full-term; skin-to-skin care; cesarean birth; cry; prefeeding; breathing; phenomenology;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis was to describe care of the newborn infant immediately after birth, during maternal-infant separation; the father as primary caregiver and the mother’s experiences of separation and later reunion with the infant, in order to enhance development of care for the newborn infant during maternal-infant separation. In study I, II and III a phenomenological approach was used to gain access to mothers’ and fathers’ lived experiences (I, III) and lifeworld (II). READ MORE

  3. 13. Avoiding the subject : A critical inquiry into contemporary theories of subjectivity

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Thales

    Author : Sharon P. Rider; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; subject; subjectivity; objectivity; certainty; doubt; phenomenology; poststructuralism; deconstruction; neopragmatism; gender; Filosofi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen; Theoretical Philosophy; Teoretisk filosofi;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores certain recurrent problems in modern theories about the nature of thesubject. Taking examples from phenomenology, poststructuralism, neopragmatism and feminism, itargues that philosophical theorizing about subjectivity often assumes that the transition from thedescription of the models of meaning with which they work, to the description of the everyday practices of which they are models, can be achieved within the model. READ MORE

  4. 14. The Mysterious Life of the Body : A New look at Psychosomatics

    University dissertation from Linköping : Tema, Linköpings universitet

    Author : Jennifer Bullington; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN; Mind-body problem; dualism; psychosomatics; lived-body; phenomenology;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to critically examine traditional psychosomatic theories, paying special attention to certain philosophical issues such as the mind-body problem and efficacious mechanisms of interaction between meaning, understood as psychosocial factors, and that which is traditionally called "body" (the material, objectified body). Afterwards, an alternative psychosomatic theory is worked out, drawing inspiration from the phenomenology of Maurice Merleau-Ponty. READ MORE

  5. 15. Mis-Movements The Aesthetics of Gesture in Samuel Beckett's Drama

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of English, Stockholm University

    Author : Charlotta Palmstierna Einarsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Beckett; phenomenology; aesthetics; movements; perception; English; engelska;

    Abstract : This study explores Beckett’s use of physical movements in his plays as part of a strategy to escape the limits of semantic meaning and as an instrument of artistic expression. In a sense, the use of physical movements constitutes a phenomenological, heuristic ‘solution’ to the problem of presentation and representation that Beckett explicitly addresses already in the early 1930s. READ MORE