Search for dissertations about: "intuition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 91 swedish dissertations containing the word intuition.

  1. 1. Healing Architecture: Evidence, Intuition, Dialogue

    Author : Stefan Lundin; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; EBD; intuition; critical approach; best practice; design dialogue; tacit knowledge; healing architecture; Design research in architecture; evidence-based design;

    Abstract : In today’s healthcare architecture there is a striving to make better use of evidence to achieve environments that can contribute to patients’ healing, recovery, and well-being. These ideas are in part a legacy of the theory and practice of evidence-based medicine and the success it has enjoyed in its field. READ MORE

  2. 2. Narrative Ethics and Intuition of the Infinite: E. L. Doctorow´s Gnostic Hope for the Postmodern Era

    Author : Catharine Walker Bergström; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ethics; postmodernism; narrative ethics; metaethics; intertextuality; intuition; truth; Self; moral agency; deconstruction; Gnosticism; Kabbalah; Levinas; Emerson; Jung; Derrida;

    Abstract : Abstract: Walker Bergström, Catharine. Narrative Ethics and Intuition of the Infinite: E. L. Doctorow s Gnostic Hope for the Postmodern Era, Department of English, University of Gothenburg, 2008. READ MORE

  3. 3. First things first - think before you decide : The how, what and who of idea screening

    Author : Johan Netz; Peter R Magnusson; Lars Witell; Lars E Olsson; Mette Præst Knudsen; Karlstads universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; idea screening; idea selection; idea evaluation; idea assessment; holistic assessment; innovation; intuition; criteria; Business Administration; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates decision-making activities leading to the initial selection of which new ideas should be selected for further development or rejected. This process, often referred to as idea screening, is described as being one of the most important, but also challenging, tasks to master during the entire innovation process. READ MORE

  4. 4. On axioms and images in the history of Mathematics

    Author : Johanna Pejlare; Gunnar Berg; Leo Corry; Anders Öberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; History of mathematics; axiomatization; intuition; visualization; images; Euclidean geometry; history of mathematics; euclidean geometry; matematikhistoria; MATHEMATICS; MATEMATIK;

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with aspects of axiomatization, intuition and visualization in the history of mathematics. Particular focus is put on the end of the 19th century, before David Hilbert's (1862–1943) work on the axiomatization of Euclidean geometry. The thesis consists of three papers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Deciding Fast and Slow : How Intuitive and Reflective Thinking Influence Decision Making

    Author : David Andersson; Gustav Tinghög; Gaute Torsvik; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Dual-process Theory; Experimental economics; Intuition; Reflection; Emotion; Time pressure; Nudge;

    Abstract : Paper I “Intuition and cooperation reconsidered”: Does intuition make people more cooperative? Rand et al. (Rand, Greene, & Nowak, 2012) reported increased cooperation in social dilemmas after forcing individuals to decide quickly. READ MORE