The findings are discussed in the context of a competing theory.
The theory is that democracies do not go to war with other democracies.
Regardless of the theory of evolution, we have accrued many benefits.
The theory was that life in the workhouse had to be worse than life outside the workhouse, otherwise it would be overrun with the poor.
The trouble with that theory is here we have letters and numbers.
Of course, on the theory of thin plates, this direction would be determined.
Chaos and complexity can both be viewed as a theory of formal social systems.
We now use matrix perturbation theory to compute the covariance of based on this zero approximation.
Many people have thought that any attempt to find the principles in her method would be nothing but a later theory superimposed on Miss Sullivan's work.
I don't think I would test that theory, though.
The theory seems irrefutable just because the act of transference of the people's will cannot be verified, for it never occurred.
Apart from the atomic theory there is no obvious reason why this should be so.
This couldn't happen in nature (or, more precisely, could in theory, but is extremely unlikely).
Thought topics available within the theory are psychoanalysis, radical political thought, and critical theories of art and culture.
We understand that you can, in theory, save and save and save and then live off the interest of your savings forever.
Modern history, in theory, rejects both these principles.
The theory was that all the imperial business in Germany was supervised by the elector of Mainz, and for Italy by the elector of Cologne.
Machines could, in theory, do all kinds of jobs in the world.
In fact, he did so much to make the atomic theory of matter probable that he is popularly regarded as its originator.
Here again, apart from this theory, there is no obvious reason why the composition of different substances should be related in so simple a way.
What underlying mechanisms would make the Democratic Peace Theory "work"?
If chemical compounds can be proved by experiment to obey these laws, then the atomic theory acquires a high degree of probability; if they are contradicted by experiment then the atomic theory must be abandoned, or very much modified.
The theory was developed by R.
His doctrine of chances of 1718 greatly expanded the mathematical theory of probability which Bernoulli had started in 1713.
It may have some limit in theory, because there is an optimal arrangement of atoms in the universe; but for practical purposes, it has no limit.
Simply because only so many jobs can, in theory, be replaced by machines does not imply anything about the ability of the people now doing them.
But all in all, the theory seems to hold.
At that period geographers regarded the Senegal as the termination of the Niger, a theory held until Mungo Park's demonstration of the eastward course of that stream.
This theory of fermentation was materially modified in 1892 and 1894 by A.
It is a sufficient answer to remark that on this theory the blue would reach its maximum development in the colour of the setting sun.
According to conspiracy theory, there is no obvious end game for Iraq.
Apparently such a proposition runs counter to Marxist theory.
In the quantum theory, matter which is in a false vacuum may "tunnel" to its true vacuum state.
All the jobs that can, in theory, be done by machines—the jobs that I think suck the life force out of people—will in fact be done by machines.
The second way people choose a nutritional theory is to develop it from their overall social and political understanding of the world.
The individual had no liberties, or at least very few, but in exchange was, in theory, entitled to certain economic rights.
What theory and science is possible about a matter the conditions and circumstances of which are unknown and cannot be defined, especially when the strength of the acting forces cannot be ascertained?
Having in theory rejected the view held by the ancients, it still follows them in practice.
Whatever happens and whoever may stand at the head of affairs, the theory can always say that such and such a person took the lead because the collective will was transferred to him.
To see how this law follows from Dalton's theory let us consider his diagrams for the molecules of water, ethylene and the oxides of carbon.
The atomic theory has been of priceless value to chemists, but it has more than once happened in the history of science that a hypothesis, after having been useful in the discovery Present and the co-ordination of knowledge, has been aban- position doned and replaced by one more in harmony with later of the discoveries.
As a psychologist de Tracy deserves credit for his distinction between active and passive touch, which developed into the theory of the muscular sense.
Theoretically Jorisz regarded polygamy as lawful; there is no proof that his theory affected his own practice.
A theory that has received much support in the past attributes the reflections to thin bubbles of water, similar to soap-bubbles, in which form vapour was supposed to condense.
The theory of pricing means people who want items the most choose to buy those items instead of others they could buy.
No matter why the theory works, is it good for the world that it does.
Sure, it isn't as big a force as Democratic Peace Theory or Mutually Assured Poverty.
The prince, who generally kept very strictly to social distinctions and rarely admitted even important government officials to his table, had unexpectedly selected Michael Ivanovich (who always went into a corner to blow his nose on his checked handkerchief) to illustrate the theory that all men are equals, and had more than once impressed on his daughter that Michael Ivanovich was "not a whit worse than you or I."
Pfuel and his adherents demanded a retirement into the depths of the country in accordance with precise laws defined by a pseudo-theory of war, and they saw only barbarism, ignorance, or evil intention in every deviation from that theory.
Of all those present, evidently he alone was not seeking anything for himself, nursed no hatred against anyone, and only desired that the plan, formed on a theory arrived at by years of toil, should be carried out.
The theory of the transference of the collective will of the people to historic persons may perhaps explain much in the domain of jurisprudence and be essential for its purposes, but in its application to history, as soon as revolutions, conquests, or civil wars occur--that is, as soon as history begins--that theory explains nothing.
If their view is correct, the theory appears to be a remarkable example of deductive reasoning.
Otherwise Berthollet's position would have been a much stronger one, and the atomic theory might have had to wait a long while for acceptance.
The above statement does not by any means exhaust the possible predictions that can be made from the atomic theory, but it shows how to test the theory.
The neutralization of acids by bases affords many illustrations, known even before the atomic theory, of the truth of the statement.
Louis Pasteur came along around this same time and proffered the germ theory of disease and a vaccine for rabies.
Biomedical gerontologist Aubrey de Grey maintains that aging is caused by seven underlying factors, each of which can, in theory, be countered.
What if machines did all the things they could in theory do?
Something akin to getting a date with Miss America: Sure, in theory, possible—but realistically, it ain't gonna happen.
Though he concealed the fact under a show of irritation and contempt, he was evidently in despair that the sole remaining chance of verifying his theory by a huge experiment and proving its soundness to the whole world was slipping away from him.
Their hypothesis explains so many facts.
His mind followed suit, racing along, constructing a plan to prove his theory and more importantly, to address it.
I like your one-guy theory better so I'll help you out here.
Since learning that Elisabeth regenerated blood faster than it could be drained, he didn't buy the protection theory anymore, and was convinced this was some kind of well-deserved penance.
On the contrary, the deviations made from his theory were, in his opinion, the sole cause of the whole disaster, and with characteristically gleeful sarcasm he would remark, "There, I said the whole affair would go to the devil!"
And in the same way the universal historians sometimes, when it pleases them and fits in with their theory, say that power is the result of events, and sometimes, when they want to prove something else, say that power produces events.