Search for dissertations about: "truth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 160 swedish dissertations containing the word truth.

  1. 1. Dissolving Dualism A Tripartite Model of Cognition for Religious Truth

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Elena Kalmykova; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; truth; religious truth; embodied cognition; dualism; Merleau-Ponty; phenomenology; cognitive science; neurophilosophy; model of cognition; theories of truth; language; meaningfulness; meaning; subjective; objective; intersubjective; scientific realism; social constructivism; Wittgenstein; white spaces; agency; gaps in cognition; enacted cognition; extended cognition; embedded cognition; epistemology; philosophy and empirical investigation; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

    Abstract : This investigation can be described as a long journey to a final destination: a truth in religion. We start by considering dualism of the subjective and the objective, the classical model of cognition that underlies notions of truth. Dualistic notions of cognition lead to serious problems, especially for religious truth. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Possibility of Discussion : Relativism, Truth, and Criticism of Religious Beliefs

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Etik och Religionsfilosofi

    Author : Hugo Strandberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy of religion; discussion; relativism; truth; criticism of religious beliefs; fideism; objectivity; universality; Wittgenstein; Davidson; Heidegger; Swinburne; Religionsfilosofi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Philosophy of religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Religionsfilosofi; Philosophy of Religion; religionsfilosofi;

    Abstract : The dissertation seeks to address the issue of how fruitful discussion of religious beliefs is possible, i.e. how it is criticism of religious beliefs is possible. In the philosophy of religion, discussions of religious beliefs are often understood as starting from putative universal norms and rules for argumentation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Provability and truth

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Torkel Franzén; Stockholms universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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  4. 4. Deflationism A Use-Theoretic Analysis of the Truth-Predicate

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Arvid Båve; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; truth; deflationism; disquotationalism; proposition; use-theory; semantics; nominalism; inferentialism; assertibility; that-clause; singular term; Tarski; Horwich; Field; meaning; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : I here develop a specific version of the deflationary theory of truth. I adopt a terminology on which deflationism holds that an exhaustive account of truth is given by the equivalence between truth-ascriptions and de-nominalised (or disquoted) sentences. READ MORE

  5. 5. Johannes Magnus and the Composition of Truth : Historia de omnibus Gothorum Sueonumque regibus

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Astrid Nilsson; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Johannes Magnus; Latin historiography; history; historiography; truth; tyrants; kings; Gothicism; Renaissance;

    Abstract : Johannes Magnus (1488–1544) was the last Catholic archbishop of Uppsala to hold residence in Sweden. He was also a historian and wrote a work in Latin about Swedish history that was to gain an unparalleled importance. READ MORE