Search for dissertations about: "Reality quest"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words Reality quest.

  1. 1. Courage of Faith : Dag Hammarskjölds Way in Quest of Negotiated Peace, Reconciliation and Meaning

    University dissertation from Frankfurt am Main : Lang

    Author : Paul R. Nelson; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Faiths and ideologies; Profile; Way; White Book; existential-ontological dimension; faith and ethical mysticism; reverence for life; mystery of Jesus Christ; faithful realism; creative evolution; hermeneutics; negotiated peace; religious language and spiritual experience; diplomacy of reconciliation; human dignity imperative; UN Charter; Tros- och livsåskådningsvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

    Abstract : Dag Hammarskjöld categorically affirmed in his undated letter which accompanied his manuscript that the entries in Vägmärken (Markings) “provide the only true ‘profile’ that can be drawn” of his personal spiritual form of life. My research focuses on Dag Hammarskjöld’s negotiations with himself and with God; his ultimate concern for self-knowledge and authentic existence, world-view, interpretation of reality, ethical praxis for human rights and a diplomacy of reconciliation. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Craftsmen's Labyrinth and Geographies of Creativity

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Jasna Seršić; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Craftsmen; Creativity; Continuity and Change; Crisis; Society; Space and Place; Perspective; Cartographic Reason; Labyrinth; Stonemasonry; Boatbuilding; Glassmaking; Ethnography; Narratives; Writing as a Way of Knowing; Mythopoiesis; Urbanology; Foundation of Cities; Democracy; Gift; Renaissance; Plato; Anaximander; Dante Alighieri; Divine Comedy; Social and Economic Geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : The question of creativity has persisted throughout the entire history of humans, and it has held an important role in our understanding of the creation of places and cultures. Despite the fact that craftsmen have historically contributed significantly to the creation of urban landscapes and their cultures, today they are marginalized from the prevailing discourses of creativity and place-making. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exact Results in Supersymmetric Field Theories A dissertation on the defect and deformed

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Erik Widen; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; AdS CFT correspondence; integrability; localization; supersymmetric deformations; Quantum Spectral Curve; defect CFT; one-point functions; Theoretical Physics; Teoretisk fysik;

    Abstract : Quantum field theories (QFTs) are the most precise descriptions of the physical reality that humanity has found. Yet exact predictions are often missing as most computations are notoriously difficult to carry out. One generally resorts to perturbation theory which immediately limits the regime of validity. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Complex Adaptive System Approach on Logistics - Implications of adopting a complexity perspective

    University dissertation from KFS AB

    Author : Fredrik Nilsson; [2003]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; logistics systems; logistics; paradigm; epistemology; complex adaptive systems; complexity theory;

    Abstract : The quest of developing the logistics discipline, with a more theoretical foundation, is something several authors have emphasized and called for. Today one could argue that most of the research on logistics has a strong connection to the positivistic paradigm where there is a great emphasis on prediction, rationality and control in the solutions produced. READ MORE

  5. 5. The empty palace : an archaeology of ruts and ruins from the Chinese literary mind

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms universitet

    Author : Göran Sommardal; Stockholms universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen; sinologi; Sinology;

    Abstract : THE EMPTY PALACE was first inaugurated as a limited investigation into the logic of literary classification at work in the catalogues of books in the imperial library as preserved in six of the total of twenty-four dynastic histories. This project, however, proved too narrow in scope and context to open up the rooms of real interest: the underlying evolution of the conceptual understanding of the art of letters - the changing logic of the Chinese literary mind. READ MORE