Essays about: "ESSAY for -CLASS-4"

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  1. 1. The Dual Nature of Harm - In Defence of the Disjunctive View -

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Author : Anna Folland; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : harm; the nature of harm; comparative harm; non-comparative harm; the disjunctive view of harm; benefit; the non-identity problem; the no-difference view;

    Abstract : Much of the debate about the nature of harm regard the standard comparative views and the alternative non-comparative views. The former claim that harm always involves a subject that is made worse off. The latter acknowledges a more absolute understanding of harm, as a subject thatis caused to be in a bad state. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Portrayal of Alcohol in The Sun Also Rises: Alcohol as Socio-Political Commentary and Measurement of Character

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Emma Ericson; [2017-06-20]
    Keywords : engelska; Ernest Hemingway; Alcohol; Prohibition Era; 1920s America; Disillusion; The Hemingway Hero; The Lost Generation; The Sun Also Rises; Paris; Expatriatism;

    Abstract : Although drinking is a central theme in most of Hemingway’s work, many scholarsargue that The Sun Also Rises might be the one of his novels in which alcohol has the biggestpresence. This essay is a contribution to the discussion about the excessive drinking in thenovel. READ MORE

  3. 3. IMPERIAL RHETORIC AND THE FINNISH OTHER IN RUSSIAN LITERATURE in selected works of Aleksandr Puškin and Fëdor Dostojevskij

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Tuomas Taavila; [2017-06-16]
    Keywords : ryska; Russian Empire; Finland; literature; Aleksandr Puškin; Fëdor Dostojevskij; nation building; imperial rhetoric; devices of colonization;

    Abstract : Inspired by the ongoing debate on Russia’s imperial revival, this paper is set to explore earliermanifestations of Russian imperial rhetoric in Russian literature of the 1800s. The second aim of thisstudy is to analyse the imperial rhetoric with reference to one of Russia’s neighbouring countries,Finland. READ MORE

  4. 4. Science Beyond Enchantment. Revisiting the Paradigm of Re-enchantment as an Explanatory Framework for New Age Science

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Kristel Torgrimsson; [2017-06-12]
    Keywords : New Age science; minor science; re-enchantment; disenchantment; natural theology; content analysis;

    Abstract : A common understanding of scientists within the New Age movement is that they are manifesting a form of re-enchantment and that their ideas should be addressed as natural theologies. This understanding often takes as its reference point, the re-entanglement of science and religion whose original separation, in this case, is often the working definition of disenchantment. READ MORE

  5. 5. World in Conflict - The Case of Libya, The United Nations & NATO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2017-05-09]
    Keywords : international law; humanitarian; intervention; responsibility to protect; NATO; United Nations; Libya; State sovereignty; international relations; political science;

    Abstract : This essay outlines the Libyan civil war in 2011 and describes the role that some of the involved actors came to play through out the conflict; furthermore, it puts a strong focus on the NATO-led intervention in the region and expands upon the question of its legality versus legitimacy. By analysing NATO and UN official documents the essay applies a methodological framework on its contents and sheds light upon several key aspects of the organisations’ arguments and justifications. READ MORE