Essays about: "Moral science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 110 essays containing the words Moral science.

  1. 1. Understanding Data Practices in Private Corporations : Analysis of Privacy Policies, Cookies Statements and “Dark Patterns”

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Débora Mendes; [2022]
    Keywords : data privacy; cookies computer science ; data protection; marketing – moral and ethical aspects; electronic surveillance; technology – moral and ethical aspects;

    Abstract : Introduction: We analyse the privacy policies of 15 private corporations to understand if the data handling practices – data collection, storage, and sharing –described in the policies are ethical or unethical. The data we leave behind when we use the Internet are crucial for corporations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Neo-republicanism as a framework for a political theory of animal protection - An evaluation of Philip Pettit’s neo-republican theory of freedom and its potential for extending justice to non-human animals

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Hansen; [2022]
    Keywords : animal rights; Neo-republicanism; analytical political theory; reflective equilibrium; political turn; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Non-human animals are often excluded from contemporary political theories, much to their detriment in terms of welfare and protection. The ‘political turn’ is a subset of animal ethicists concerned with moving beyond motivating moral status and instead discussing the politics of a shared human-animal society. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cognitive Dissonance in the Brain: A Systematic Review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Elin Boklund; [2022]
    Keywords : cognitive dissonance; functional magnetic resonance imaging; anterior cingulate cortex; dorsal anterior cingulate cortex;

    Abstract : Cognitive dissonance is the uncomfortable psychological feeling that arises when something is perceived as contradictory. In 1957, Leon Festinger first developed the theory of cognitive dissonance, which has since continued to be of interest for, among other things, decision-making, moral reasoning, motivation, politics, and science. READ MORE

  4. 4. Speaking is Silver, Silence is Gold - A decolonial study examining Swedish exceptionalism and colonialism and the struggle of the Sámi people in Swedish elementary school textbooks from 1930-2013.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lovisa Warpman; [2022]
    Keywords : Sámi; Sweden; Silence; Exceptionalism; Decolonial theory; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The narrative regarding Sweden and the self-understanding often excludes its colonial past and instead presents a “moral superpower”, deeply connected to the welfare state. While the nation has described itself as exceptional, the Sámi people have struggled for rights, acknowledgement and visibility over a long period of time. READ MORE

  5. 5. Moral Aspects of Military Export: An explorative study on the condemnations and justifications of weapons trade in a Swedish-Saudi Arabian context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnéa Nord Källberg; [2022]
    Keywords : content analysis; idea analysis; militart export; moral; Saudi Arabia; Sweden; weapons trade.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sweden is exporting military products and services to Saudi Arabia. Such trade can be seen as any other business, but various moral aspects could be considered to justify or condemn military export. READ MORE