Essays about: "science ethics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words science ethics.

  1. 1. Animal Protection in the Anthropocene

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Nanna Friman; [2022]
    Keywords : animal protection; animal welfarism; animal rights; idea analysis; debate; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Increasing knowledge of animals’ physical and emotional needs calls for a constant revision of how to best protect them through legislation – a contentious issue with two main perspectives: animal rights and animal welfarism. The two perspectives represent an anthropocentric and a post-anthropocentric ethical approach to animal protection, making the subject interesting also as a case of balancing human and non-human interests in politics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Frankenstein's Mother - Mapping structures, and researching ways of creating new ones, within the interrelated entanglement of artistic practice and motherhood

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK-Valand - Högskolan för konst och design

    Author : Clara Aldén; [2021-01-11]
    Keywords : Motherhood; Clanarchist; Hegemonies; Feminism;

    Abstract : American artist Judy Chicago once told another artist, Helen Million Ruby, that she had to choose between her children and artistic practice. When asked about this, she commented that she was not giving an ultimatum but merely stating a fact. READ MORE

  3. 3. Desperate times call for responsible measures : Understanding responsibility through the stories of academic activists

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Giorgia Dalla Libera Marchiori; Juho Liimatainen; [2021]
    Keywords : academic activism; responsibility; ethics of science; ethics of responsibility; neoliberalism;

    Abstract : In recent years, activism movements have shaken public consciousness, waking us up to the fact that there is no time to waste in light of the Social and Environmental Crises humanity is facing. Since the pivotal role of science and technology has in both creating and trying to solve those Crises, scientists’ political engagement has been the topic of an increasing number of publications. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spirited Feelings & Affected Actions in the Age of Climate Crisis : A study of how affect theory read through a pneumatological lens can inspire action to combat climate change

    University essay from Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Teologiska högskolan Stockholm/Avdelningen för religionsvetenskap och teologi

    Author : Sofie Söderin; [2021]
    Keywords : Pneumatology; Affect theory; Climate Change; Eco-Theology; Karen Bray; Maria Puig de la Bellacasa; Pneumatologi; affektteori; klimatförändringar; klimatkris; ekoteologi; Karen Bray; Maria Puig de la Bellacasa;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore how affect theory can contribute to pneumatology in a way that illuminates how it might inspire action regarding the current climate crisis. To do this, this thesis analyses and discusses how feelings could relate to (human) action to combat climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Engineering Person : Arendt and an Anthropology of Engineering Ethics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Philip Bärring; [2021]
    Keywords : Arendt; The Human Condition; Anthropology; Ethnography; Philosophy of Engineering; Engineering Ethics; Intersubjectivity; Process Philosophy; Earth Alienation; Archimedean Point;

    Abstract : In this thesis Hannah Arendt’s theories of science and technology are applied in an ethnographic study of engineering ethics. Seeking to gain further understanding of Arendt’s thoughts, her concepts of The Archimedean Point and Earth Alienation is applied in interviews with engineering students in Sweden’s Uppsala University. READ MORE