How to use Theorists in a sentence
Marconi's successes and the demonstrations he had given of the thoroughly practical character of this system of electric wave telegraphy stimulated other inventors to enter the same field of labour, whilst theorists began to study carefully the nature of the physical operations involved.
When William Harvey by his discovery of the circulation furnished an explanation of many vital processes which was reconcilable with the ordinary laws of mechanics, the efforts of medical theorists were naturally directed to bringing all the departments of medicine under similar laws.
The work of Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682-1771) had and still preserves a permanent importance beyond that of all the contemporary theorists.
The Girondists were idealists, doctrinaires and theorists rather than men of action; they encouraged, it is true, the "armed petitions" which resulted, to their dismay, in the emeute of the 10th of June; but Roland, turning the ministry of the interior into a publishing office for tracts on the civic virtues, while in the provinces riotous mobs were burning the chateaux unchecked, is more typical of their spirit.
As to Gregory's political pretensions, zealous theorists were quick to transform them into legal principles; and though his immediate successors, somewhat deafened by the disturbance which they had aroused, seem to have neglected them at first, they were handed on to more distant heirs and reappeared in future struggles.Advertisement
A search by rival theorists for evidence which will prove that Cephallenia is Ithaca, has produced nothing more convincing, and efforts to find the city of the Phaeacians at Cape Kephali in Corfu were also unsuccessful.
Thus one of the earliest of the great military theorists lived to speculate on the tactics of the present day.
From the stores of valuable materials contained in those ten volumes, it will be enough here to cite (1) the Ricordi politici, already noticed, consisting of about 400 aphorisms on political and social topics; (2) the observations on Machiavelli's Discorsi, which bring into remarkable relief the views of Italy's two great theorists on statecraft in the 16th century, and show that Guicciardini regarded Machiavelli somewhat as an amiable visionary or political enthusiast; (3) the Storia Fiorentina, an early work of the author, distinguished by its animation of style, brilliancy of portraiture, and liberality of judgment; and (4) the Dialogo del reggimento di Firenze, also in all probability an early work, in which the various forms of government suited to an Italian commonwealth are discussed with infinite subtlety, contrasted, and illustrated from the vicissitudes of Florence up to the year 1 494.
An enormous mass of material, mostly quite in the raw, awaits reduction to order on the part of anthropological theorists, as yet a small and ill-supported body of enthusiasts.
Some of them, notably Guizot and Maine de Biran,were theorists and commentators on the principles of government.Advertisement
From his own younger contemporaries, Aristotle and Theophrastus, who founded their theory of rhetoric in large part on his practice, down to the latest Byzantines, the consent of theorists, orators, antiquarians, anthologists, lexicographers, offered the same unvarying homage to Demosthenes.
With rich data, grounded theorists can more readily discern what participants mean and how they define their experiences.
It contracts no entangling alliances with any sect of theorists, dreamers or philosophers.
Fayol, however, was an obvious forerunner for those strategy theorists who take a prescriptive view of the strategy process.
Next month we'll look at a group of hugely influential theorists loosely called the Humanists.Advertisement
Significantly, postcolonial theorists have seen mimicry as bordering on mockery, ' since it can appear to parody whatever it mimics.
This was diametrically opposite to what the theorists thought.
Some right wing theorists support postmodernism for having a value relativism which can break down specific political allegiances across groups (Rosenau 1992 ).
The roots of social semiotics can be traced to the early theorists.
The united Germany which he was prepared to champion was not the democratic state which the theorists of the Frankfort national parliament were evolving on paper with interminable debate, but the old Holy Roman Empire, the heritage of the house of Habsburg, of which he was prepared to constitute himself the guardian so long as its lawful possessors should not have mastered the forces of disorder by which they were held captive.Advertisement
Queer theorists ' attack on identity politics seems to me to be very misguided.
Some right wing theorists support postmodernism for having a value relativism which can break down specific political allegiances across groups (Rosenau 1992).
The nature and source of conflict has also been a central interest for sociological theorists since the founding of the discipline.
Some psychological theorists and researchers consider adjustment disorders in adolescents less of an illness than a stage in establishing an identity.
Moral development is a complex issue that-since the beginning of human civilization-has been a topic of discussion among some of the world's most distinguished psychologists, theologians, and culture theorists.Advertisement
Parents and teachers want to know how to raise moral children, and they turn to moral development theorists to find answers.
Social theorists suggest the breakdown in commonly shared values, changes in traditional family patterns of child-rearing, and social isolation lead to increasing aggression in children, adolescents, and adults.
Some theorists believe that the attachment system evolved to ensure that infants and caregivers remain physically close, and that the infant is protected.
Attachment theorists believe this is inaccurate, as these behaviors help serve to ensure the child's survival and socialization.
Conspiracy theorists believe that various world events since that fated Pentagon meeting are proof that they do.Advertisement
These conspiracy theorists claim that a catacomb of underground tunnels that connect around the globe still exist from the last cataclysm and have been revamped to accommodate those in power.
Many theorists believe that astronomers created the zodiac animals to help people who were unable to read and write understand the workings of the universe.
Just as the magnetic field varies depending on where you are positioned on the earth, some theorists believe that "Time'", as a force of nature, can also get warped based on your location.
These theorists believe that the Bermuda Triangle is one location on earth where the fabric of time is very thin, and it is easy to slip through it and emerge on the other side in a completely different time.
Quantum physics theorists maintain you can time travel and even jump into parallel worlds.Advertisement
Some theorists believe a wormhole could be opened between a black hole and a white hole.
Theorists believe that each act (cause) has a multitude of reactions (effects).
Some time travel to alternate timelines and parallel worlds theorists argue that if you travel back in time and kill your grandfather, you'll never be born.
The chief point of distinction was that the Girondists were mainly theorists and thinkers, whereas the Mountain was composed almost entirely of uncompromising men of action.