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    • Conducting human challenge studies in LMICs: A survey of researchers and ethics committee members in Thailand 

      Kaewkungwal, Jaranit; Adams, Pornpimon; Sattabongkot, Jetsumon; Lie, Reidar K; Wendler, David (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Questions have been raised over the acceptability of conducting human challenge studies in low and middle income countries (LMICs). Most of these concerns are based on theoretical considerations and there exists little ...
    • Configurational Causal Modeling and Logic Regression 

      Baumgartner, Michael Clemens; Falk, Christoph (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Configurational comparative methods (CCMs) and logic regression methods (LRMs) are two families of exploratory methods that employ very different techniques to analyze data generated by causal structures featuring conjunctural ...
    • Confused Entailment 

      Øgaard, Tore Fjetland (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Priest argued in his paper Fusion and Confusion (Priest, 2015a) for a new concept of logical consequence over the relevant logic B, one where premises my be “confused” together. This paper develops Priest’s idea. Whereas ...
    • Confusions about ‘Inner’ and ‘Outer’ Voices: Conceptual Problems in the Study of Auditory Verbal Hallucinations 

      Knappik, Franz Ulrich; Bless, Josef J; Larøi, Frank (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Both in research on Auditory Verbal Hallucinations (AVHs) and in their clinical assessment, it is common to distinguish between voices that are experienced as ‘inner’ (or ‘internal’, ‘inside the head’, ‘inside the mind’, ...
    • Constructing motherhood: Russian women bringing up children in Bergen, Norway 

      Payne, Eva José Brækkan (Master thesis, 2015-06-02)
      The main objective of this study was to explore how Russian women have constructed motherhood within the Norwegian context. The empirical material came from qualitative, loosely structured interviews with nine middle-class, ...
    • Control and Practical Moral Responsibility - A hard incompatibilist solution to the free will problem that doesn`t require a revolution of our reactive attitudes 

      Gamman, Maria (Master thesis, 2013-09-03)
      This thesis is an investigation into the free will debate and the problem of free will. Is free will and moral responsibility possible in a determinate universe? As old as this problem is, philosophers are still grappling ...
    • The Cosmopolitan Rights of Foreigners. A Phenomenological Defense of Cosmopolitan Law 

      Servan, Johannes (Doctoral thesis, 2018-06-18)
      This thesis argues that states have cosmopolitan obligations of a moral-legal character. These obligations are articulated as “cosmopolitan law”, which is a Kantian term referring to the morallegal norms that ...
    • Crime, Punishment, and Understanding Justice through Injustice 

      Vogt, David Chelsom (Doctoral thesis, 2018-08-24)
      The thesis discusses the justice of state punishment in response to criminal wrongs. The introductory chapter explores the logic of the concept of justice itself, proposing that we understand justice as the function of ...
    • Dannelse i kontekst? ELE-tradisjonen i endring 

      Kolflaath, Eivind; Johnsen, Kåre Odd; Lavik, Trygve; Karlsen, Gunnar; Rørstadbotten, Gro; Reiersgaard, Anders; Lohne, Eilert Jan; Rokstad, Konrad (Institutt for filosofi og førstesemesterstudiers skriftserie, Book, 2010)
    • Den vitenskapelige realisme og anti-realismen: en remis? 

      Haakonsen, Steffen (Master thesis, 2017-06-22)
      Debatten mellom vitenskapelig realisme og anti-realismen har i den siste tiden ikke vist noen tegn til å bevege seg fremover. Hos realistene ser vi at det fremdeles refereres tilbake til Grover Maxwell og Karl Popper når ...
    • Desiring the good: motivational development in Aristotle's Nicomachean ethics 

      Mysen, Reidar (Master thesis, 2011-02-01)
      According to Aristotle in his Nicomachean Ethics, character-development is closely connected to perception and our emotional pull towards objects of desire. The problem is, though The Ethics is brimming with a variety of ...
    • Det ondes problem - Kroppsforming, fascisme, etikk 

      Leivestad, Eirik Høyer (Master thesis, 2010-05-19)
      Oppgaven tar for seg spørsmålet om ondskap ut fra en distinksjon mellom det aktive og det reaktive. Denne distinksjonen antyder at hat og destruktivitet kan forstås som uttrykk for en reaktiv tilstand ved kroppen, produsert ...
    • Different algorithms, different models 

      Swiatczak, Martyna Daria (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      This study assesses the extent to which the two main Configurational Comparative Methods (CCMs), i.e. Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) and Coincidence Analysis (CNA), produce different models. It further explains how ...
    • The “Diktat für Schlick”: Authorship Research and Computational Stylometry Revisited 

      Oakes, Michael; Pichler, Alois (Chapter, 2022)
      Both the authorship and the dating of the so-called “Diktat für Schlick” (DFS), once attributed to Ludwig Wittgenstein and assigned by Georg Henrik von Wright to the Wittgenstein Nachlass as item 302, are debated topics ...
    • Disagreement about logic 

      Hjortland, Ole Thomassen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      What do we disagree about when we disagree about logic? On the face of it, classical and nonclassical logicians disagree about the laws of logic and the nature of logical properties. Yet, sometimes the parties are accused ...
    • Discontinuities and singularities, data and phenomena: for Referentialism 

      Bangu, Sorin (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      The paper rebuts a currently popular criticism against a certain take on the referential role of discontinuities and singularities in the physics of first-order phase transitions. It also elaborates on a proposal I made ...
    • Document similarity 

      Huitfeldt, Claus; Sperberg-McQueen, C. Michael (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      In recent years, development of tools and methods for measuring document similarity has become a thriving field in informatics, computer science, and digital humanities. Historically, questions of document similarity have ...
    • Don’t Join the Joyride:Individual Responsibility for Large Scale Problems 

      Skjerve, Kjetil Mangset; Lavik, Trygve (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      The paper argues that, counter to Walter Sinnott-Armostrong and Ewen Kingston’s view, we are morally required to refrain from joyguzzling, i.e., driving a fuel-inefficient car for no other purpose than having a good time. ...
    • Editorial Approaches to Wittgenstein’s Nachlass: Towards a Historical Appreciation 

      Erbacher, Christian Eric (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-07)
      Building on the unpublished correspondence between Ludwig Wittgenstein's literary executors Rush Rhees, Elizabeth Anscombe and Georg Henrik von Wright, this paper sketches the historical development of different editorial ...
    • Eleaticism and Socratic Dialectic: On Ontology, Philosophical Inquiry, and Estimations of Worth in Plato’s Parmenides, Sophist and Statesman. 

      Larsen, Jens Kristian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-05-01)
      The Parmenides poses the question for what entities there are Forms, and the criticism of Forms it contains is commonly supposed to document an ontological reorientation in Plato. According to this reading, Forms no longer ...