Search for dissertations about: "interpretive"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 148 swedish dissertations containing the word interpretive.

  1. 1. Interpretive Skepticism : Stanley Cavell, New Criticism, and Literary Interpretation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ingeborg Löfgren; Torsten Pettersson; Patrik Mehrens; Niklas Forsberg; Toril Moi; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; interpretive skepticism; aesthetic skepticism; poetic skepticism; literary interpretation; interpretive theory; skepticism; Stanley Cavell; New Criticism; Cleanth Brooks; Monroe C. Beardsley; fraudulence; modernism; escape to theory; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores and analyzes interpretive skepticism in literary theory. It argues that traditional interpretive theories and debates often harbor unacknowledged forms of skeptical thinking and arguments. As these forms of skepticism are seldom recognized as skepticism, the problem tends to remain hidden and unresolved. READ MORE

  2. 2. Meaning and Action in Sustainability Science Interpretive approaches for social-ecological systems research

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Simon West; Lisen Schultz; Lorrae van Kerkhoff; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Meaning; interpretive; social-ecological system; complexity; science-policy interface; transformation; sustainability science methodology; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Abstract : Social-ecological systems research is interventionist by nature. As a subset of sustainability science, social-ecological systems research aims to generate knowledge and introduce concepts that will bring about transformation. Yet scientific concepts diverge in innumerable ways when they are put to work in the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interpretive Functions of Adjectives in English A Cognitive Approach

    University dissertation from Lund : Centre for Languages and literature, Lund University

    Author : Helena Frännhag; Carita Paradis; Kristin Davidse; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; adjective; meaning; meaning creation; interpretation; formal interpretive function; semantic interpretive function; kind identification; element identification; identity provision; stipulation; specification; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; Lingvistik; Linguistics; Engelsk språkvetenskap; English;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a theoretical discussion of meaning creation in general, and interpretive functions of English adjectives in particular. The discussion rests on a dynamic view of meaning and interpretation, according to which there are no fixed linguistics meanings – not even for single lexemes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interpretive Functions of Adjectives in English – A Cognitive Approach

    University dissertation from Lund : Centre for Languages and literature, Lund University

    Author : Helena Frännhag; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; specification; stipulation; adjective; noun; meaning creation; cognitive semantics; interpretation; formal interpretive function; semantic interpretive function; kind identification; identity provision; element identification;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a theoretical discussion of meaning creation in general, and interpretive functions of English adjectives in particular. The discussion rests on a dynamic view of meaning and interpretation, according to which there are no fixed linguistics meanings – not even for single lexemes. READ MORE

  5. 5. On systems thinking in logistics management - A critical perspective

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Magnus Lindskog; Martin Rudberg; Mattias Elg; Britta Gammelgaard; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Logistics management; Systems thinking; Systems theory; Systems approach; Critical; Interpretive; Actors;

    Abstract : Systems thinking. Systems theory. The systems approach. All these concepts have in various guises been claimed as central to logistics management, since its dawning in the mid twentieth century. READ MORE