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    • Fathermen : predicaments in fatherhood, masculinity and the kinship lifecourse. Dominica, West Indies 

      Philogene Heron, Adom (University of St Andrews, 2017) - Thesis
      Fathermen is an ethnographic journey in the kinship lives of men on the island of Dominica, West Indies. It traces the various complexities, conundra and contradictions Dominican men encounter and create as they navigate ...
    • Feminist methodologies in moral philosophy 

      Markey, Bren April (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - Thesis
      This thesis develops a critique of the methodology of mainstream academic moral philosophy, based on insights from feminist and more generally anti-oppressive political thought. The thesis consists of two parts. In ...
    • Fertile words : aspects of language and sociality among Yanomami people of Venezuela 

      Rubio, Javier Carrera (2004) - Thesis
      In the first part of the thesis (Chapters I to 7)1 discuss two Yanomami myths of origin, namely the myth of the origin of the night, and the myth of the master of banana plants. While drawing heavily on Lizot's ethnographical ...
    • Fidelity, Capture and the Sound Advertisement : Julius Pinschewer and Rudi Klemm's "Die chinesische Nachtigall" 

      Cowan, Michael (2014-04) - Journal article
      Examines the first sound advertising film in Germany (1928)
    • Folding cubanidad : a Deleuzian approach to contemporary Cuban cinema 

      Monaldi, Paola (University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
      In this thesis I look at the way in which Cuban cinema of the post-Cold War period re-envisions the image of the nation through a theoretical framework of Deleuzian extraction. In particular, I refer to Deleuze's philosophy ...
    • The foodpaths of Chawpirana people : an ethnography of living inbetweenness in the Bolivian Andes 

      Nell, Cornelia (University of St Andrews, 2014) - Thesis
      This thesis explores the everyday lives of the people of Cabreca ethnographically. Cabreca is an Andean hamlet in the chawpirana of Northern Potosí in Bolivia. The chawpirana is a zone which lies in-between the highlands ...
    • Formal causation and mental representation : a thomistic proposal 

      De Anna, Gabriele (University of St Andrews, 2003) - Thesis
      In the past years, the relevance of Thomas Aquinas's theory of cognition for contemporary debates on epistemology has been widely discussed. That theory claims that mind and world are formally identical and that this ...
    • Foundational issues in the metaphysics of David Lewis 

      Nappo, Francesco (University of St Andrews, 2014) - Thesis
      Few contributions in the field of metaphysics can be compared, for their depth and impact, to the work of the American philosopher David K. Lewis. A feature of this work, which partly explain its great appeal, is its ...
    • The foundations of linguistics : mathematics, models, and structures 

      Nefdt, Ryan Mark (University of St Andrews, 2016-11-30) - Thesis
      The philosophy of linguistics is a rich philosophical domain which encompasses various disciplines. One of the aims of this thesis is to unite theoretical linguistics, the philosophy of language, the philosophy of science ...
    • A fragmented world 

      Lipman, Martin A. (University of St Andrews, 2015) - Thesis
      Objects often manifest themselves in incompatible ways across perspectives that are on a par. Phenomena of this kind have been responsible for crucial revisions to our conception of the world, both philosophical and ...
    • Framed intimacy : representation of woman in transnational cinemas 

      Pekerman, Serazer (University of St Andrews, 2011) - Thesis
      This study compares independent films from different countries (Turkey, Denmark, Iran and Spain) in a transnational context. Making use of schizoanalytic concepts, it presents an analysis of filmic space in relation to ...
    • Freedom as a moral concept 

      Kristjansson, Kristjan (University of St Andrews, 1990) - Thesis
      This thesis constitutes a conceptual inquiry into the nature of social freedom, which is held to be logically distinct from other freedom-concepts although it presupposes free-will/autarchy. The thesis argues for ...
    • Freedom as faith 

      Aganey, Diana (University of St Andrews, 2011-06-06) - Thesis
      The belief in free will is something we are entitled to hold despite what determinism says. This notion however cannot be adequately explained or defended by traditional accounts of freedom amongst which, compatibilist and ...
    • Frege's case for the logicality of his basic laws 

      Yates, Alexander (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-22) - Thesis
      Frege wanted to show that arithmetical truths are logical by proving them from purely logical basic laws. But how do we know that these basic laws are logical? Frege uses generality and undeniability to make a prima facie ...
    • Freud's concept of the unconscious 

      Lewczuk, Zinaida (University of St Andrews, 1983) - Thesis
    • From the astonished spectator to the spectator in movement : exhibition advertisements in 1920s Germany and Austria 

      Cowan, Michael (2014-08-01) - Journal article
      Lorsque les foires commerciales, phénomène nouveau et en voie de professionnalisation, se sont répandues après la première guerre mondiale dans des villes telles que Vienne, Francfort, Berlin et Düsseldorf, elles se sont ...
    • Full-bloodedness, modesty and minimalist truth 

      Billinge, Daniel (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - Thesis
      This thesis discusses the central ideas that surround Michael Dummett’s claim that there is an incompatibility between a truth-conditional conception of meaning and a minimalist conception of truth. These ideas are brought ...
    • Games, beliefs and credences 

      Weatherson, Brian James (2016-03) - Journal article
    • General-elimination stability 

      Jacinto, Bruno Miguel; Read, Stephen Louis (2017-04) - Journal article
      General-elimination harmony articulates Gentzen's idea that the elimination-rules are justified if they infer from an assertion no more than can already be inferred from the grounds for making it. Dummett described the ...
    • Generics in context : generalisation, context and communication 

      Sterken, Rachel (University of St Andrews, 2014-04) - Thesis
      This thesis consists of four chapters and an introduction. The first chapter is concerned with cases of purported genericity which are true despite only a minority of the kind in question satisfying the predicated property ...