Essays about: "hermeneutik"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word hermeneutik.

  1. 1. “You shall not lie with a male as with a woman; it is an abomination.” (Lev 18:22, 20:13) – Come again?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Gamla testamentets exegetik

    Author : Simon Hedlund; [2016]
    Keywords : Leviticus 18:22; Leviticus 20:13; homosexuality; cultural appropriation; hermeneutics; Old Testament; Hebrew Bible; male same-sex; bans; third book of Moses; Holiness Code; implications; Leviticus 18:22; Leviticus 20:13; homosexualitet; kulturell appropriering; hermeneutik; Gamla testamentet; Hebreiska Bibeln; samkönat sex; förbud; tredje Mosebok; Helighetslagen; implikationer;

    Abstract : This paper investigates Leviticus 18:22 and 20:13 from the perspective of the hermeneutical implications of their historical context appropriated into a modern contextual understanding and possible application. To do this, four prominent historical theories (relating the ban to procreation, idolatry, against nature/the order of creation, and Canaanite practices) of the origin of the verses, and the ban therein, are chosen to be analysed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Information Avoidance Experienced by Academic Librarians in USA : A Phenomenological Hermeneutic Approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Viktor Isaksson; [2014]
    Keywords : Information behavior; Information theory; Information literacy; Information science; Universities and colleges; Librarians; Informationbeteende; informationsteori; informationskompetens; informationsvetenskap; universitet; bibliotekarier;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis describes and analyses the experiences and beliefs of academic librarians working at universities in USA in relation to the phenomenon information avoidance.Heidegger’s, Gadamer’s, and Ricoeur’s theories about hermeneutics and phenomenology are used as a basis for the interpretations and the method in the investigation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Historik and Hermeneutics : The Heidelberg Lectures

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Alexander Torell; [2014]
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    Abstract : In Heidelberg 1985 the historian Reinhart Koselleck gave a lecture with the title “Hermeneutik und Historik”to the occasion of the birthday of the philosopher Hans-Georg Gadamer. In response to this Gadamer answered with a lecture entitledHistorik und Sprache – eine Antwort”. READ MORE


    University essay from Malmö högskola/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Mika Andersson; [2012]
    Keywords : criminology; hermeneutics; legal norms; philosophy of law; piracy; semiotics; victimology fildelning; hermeneutik; juridiska normsystem; kriminologi; rättsfilosofi; semiotik; viktimologi.;

    Abstract : Fildelning av upphovsrättsskyddad egendom har ökat i stor utsträckning efter inträdet av ny media och nya kommunikationskanaler. Målet med denna studie är att undersöka om företag behandlas enligt samma normativa standard som vanliga individer när de utsätts för ett brott. READ MORE

  5. 5. Legitimacy perspective in sustainability reporting of the Swedish property and construction market

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management

    Author : Ulrica Altenborg; Xiaoming Lu; Anna Yelistratova; [2011]
    Keywords : Legitimacy; Disclosure; CSR; Sustainability; Reporting; Annual Report; Accounting; Responsibility; Stakeholder; Community; Society; Environment; Construction Industry; Property Market; TBL; License to Operate.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study the legitimacy perspective in sustainability reporting in the given context, and to find out whether Swedish construction companies define and value their legitimacy. In the thesis we have performed a qualitative study using the inductive method; in the research we have used hermeneutics as our starting point and constructionism as the research strategy. READ MORE