Essays about: "disenchantment"

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

  1. 1. How the Corona Pandemic Made us Nostalgic for the Immediate Past: An Exploration of Nostalgia during the Corona Pandemic

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustav Enström; Axel Klofsten; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Rationalisation; disenchantment; nostalgia; Corona pandemic; consumption experiences; immediate nostalgia;

    Abstract : This article explores and illustrates the rationalising and disenchanting effects of the Corona pandemic and their manifestations in nostalgia. We find that previous research has not addressed the way in which consumers long for the past the way they do during the pandemic. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. CHOOSING SCIENCE: The Role Of Social Values

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : ISHMAIL KAMARA; [2017-04-13]
    Keywords : Social values; Ethnography; Focus groups; Interactive; Natural science; Contexts; Perspectives; Motivation; Attitudes;

    Abstract : Abstract In this work, the researcher investigated whether social values have a role in students' decisions to study the natural sciences. The research employed ethnography which included interactive discussions on some Relevance Of Science Education(ROSE) slides and focus group interviews as data collecting instruments. READ MORE

  4. 4. LEADERSHIP REVISITED: THE IMPRINT OF DISENCHANTMENT : “Hands up! The party is over!” - Disenchantment

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Julien Bobet; Alisa Kulik; [2016]
    Keywords : Disenchantment; Enlightenment; Postmodernity; Revisiting Leadership; Identity; Integrity; Reality perception; Charismatic leadership; Transformational leadership; Baudrillard; Derrida; Kant;

    Abstract : Human beings are such complex creatures who deserve to be sociologically and philosophically studied more deeply in order to understand relationships that are emerging from relations and are shaping the world and its institutions. Viewing leadership as a social construct, we want to focus on society in order to understand the way leadership is impacted. READ MORE

  5. 5. Re-enchanting China: Private Religiosities in the Media Field in Beijing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Björn Schwartz; [2012]
    Keywords : chinese dialectics; chinese cosmology; Maoism; enchantment; disenchantment; VIP religion; guanxi-networking; post-socialist subjectivity; clubbing as networking and status affirmation; field analysis; status; the emerging structure of entitlement; social change in contemporary China; the private media field in Beijing; conversion; Vajrayana Buddhism; christianity; housechurch; religious revival; emergent social hierarchy; private religions; secret social movements; the Christian field in China; the Buddhist field in China. Housechurch as millenarianism. Comparing Housechurch with cult of Mao.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis examines two emergent religiosities which flourish among university students and young professionals connected with the private media field in Beijing. One case group consists of young successful professionals from the field of private media who have started to worship a living Buddha of the Vajrayana school. READ MORE