Search for dissertations about: "THINKING"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 678 swedish dissertations containing the word THINKING.

  1. 1. Thinking Doing : The Politicisation of Thoughtless Action

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Segerberg; Bo Lindensjö; Diane Sainsbury; Christine Chwaszcza; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Action; Political action; Collective action; Hannah Arendt; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Scholarly disputes about the concept of political action commonly centre on what can be regarded as political. By contrast, Hannah Arendt suggests that the concept of action itself is an equally significant component and consequently bids us to ‘think what we are doing’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Critical Thinking in Scholarship: : Meanings, Conditions and Development

    University dissertation from Department of Education. Lund University

    Author : Eva Brodin; Lennart Svensson; Åsa Lindberg-Sand; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; critical thinking; scholarship; higher education; hermeneutic phenomenology; epistemology; educational philosophy; history of philosophy; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theory of science; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Vetenskapsteori; Pedagogik; Pedagogics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to explore the phenomenon of critical thinking in scholarship as regards its meanings, conditions, and development using a hermeneutic phenomenological approach. This exploration takes its departure in ancient Greece, following a historical movement of the phenomenon up to present day perspectives on critical thinking, revealing a range of different meanings and conditions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Future Thinking and Depression

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ali Sarkohi; Gerhard Andersson; Gunnel Backenroth; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Future thinking; cognitive processing; depression; suicide; autobiographical memory; Internet treatment; cognitive behaviour therapy; ambivalence and time dimensions; Framtidsorienterade tänkande; kognitiv bearbetning; depression; självmord; självbiografiskt minne; Internet; kognitiv beteendeterapi; ambivalens och tidsdimensioner;

    Abstract : The ability to imagine negative or positive future events is associated with psychological well-being. The present thesis deals with depressed individual’s ability to imagine negative or positive future events. It consists of three quantitative studies (I-III) and one qualitative study (IV). READ MORE

  4. 4. Re-thinking archaeology

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Håkan Karlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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  5. 5. Thinking in water Brain size evolution in Cichlidae and Syngnathidae

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Masahito Tsuboi; Niclas Kolm; Andrew Iwaniuk; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; brain evolution; phylogenetic comparative method; the expensive tissue hypothesis; cichlid; pipefish; seahorse; Biologi med inriktning mot zooekologi; Biology with specialization in Animal Ecology;

    Abstract : Brain size varies greatly among vertebrates. It has been proposed that the diversity of brain size is produced and maintained through a balance of adaptations to different types and levels of cognitive ability and constraints for adaptive evolution. READ MORE