Essays about: "dualism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the word dualism.

  1. 1. The Human and the Creation in Relation to the Narrative of the Divine An Ecological Reading of the Letter to the Romans in Comparison with 4QInstruction

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

    Author : Stina Tysk; [2021-01-28]
    Keywords : Romans; 4QInstruction; conceptual metaphors; figurative language; intertextuality; narratives; ecotheology; ecoethics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to elaborate on an ecological reading of Romans in comparison to 4QInstruction.In a literary analysis, recognizing figurative language, intertextuality and conceptual metaphor theory, the underlying framings of a Divine Narrative in Romans and 4QInstruction is uncovered. READ MORE

  2. 2. ON AQUINAS’ PHILOSOPHY OF MIND. AQUINAS’ CONCEPTION OF THE BODY-SOUL RELATIONSHIP AND ITS RELATION TO SOME CONTEMPORARY THEORIES IN PHILOSOPHY OF MIND.

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

    Author : Shadrack Owusu; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : Medieval Metaphysics; Aquinas; Body-Mind; Problem; Physicalism; Substance Dualism;

    Abstract : In his question 75 and 76 of the Summa Theologiae, Thomas Aquinas argues that the human soul is related to the body as its form such that even after death, the soul has a natural inclination and affinity to the body. This position of Aquinas brings some questions to the fore when discussing him in contemporary philosophy of mind. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Animal in the Mirror : Zoomorphism and Anthropomorphism in Life of Pi

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Miryam Bernadette Danielsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Life of Pi; anthropomorphism; zoomorphism; anthropophagy; cannibalism; ecocriticism; animal studies; human-animal dualism; Yann Martel; cartesian dualism; animal philosophy;

    Abstract : This essay explores the application of zoomorphism and anthropomorphism in Yann Martel’s novel Life of Pi. The novel, rather than being a mere shipwreck-narrative or a miraculous tale with religious overtones, is also a story about the complicated and perhaps inevitably divided relationship between humans and animals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why the Exclusion Problem Still Seems Intractable for the Counterfactual Compatibilist

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teoretisk filosofi

    Author : Melina Tsapos; [2020]
    Keywords : Philosophy of mind; metaphysics; dualism; property dualism; compatibilism; counterfactual compatibilist; materialsim; physicalism; the exclusion problem; materialism; consciousness; supervenience; reductionism.; Philosophy and Religion;

    Abstract : The exclusion problem has been a longstanding problem for the property dualist. The Compatibilist solution is to deny overdetermination, and thus they say we may preserve both mental and physical efficacy. However, in my paper I wish to show why the Compatibilist solution has not secured a materialist position. READ MORE

  5. 5. COUNTING CARROTS... : A quantitative cross-section study on the distribution of motivation incentives in Central Stockholm's banks according to bank-employees

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Frank B. Francisson; [2020]
    Keywords : Motivation incentives; Incentives variability; Bank-employees; Employee benefits; Human resource management HRM ; Financial corporations or firms;

    Abstract : Counting Carrots… as this cross-section study is entitled studied the distribution of motivation incentives in Central Stockholm’s banking sector and if it varied for different groups of bank-employees, according to bank-employees. This variation in the distribution of employee benefits was examined quantitatively in accordance to three explanatory variables: 1 – Job position, 2 – Bank size and 3 – the Gender of respondents. READ MORE