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A century ago the Bolshevik revolution was seen as an endorsement of Marx’s determinism.
That’s understandable enough—simple economic determinism, as the Marxists might say.
Stereotyping a person or a whole group of people does not help, especially if such labeling is rooted in biological determinism.
Power, happiness, self-determinism and opportunity are not zero-sum things.
Beyond our ability to see In the nineteenth century, microscopic determinism led to the first great success of probabilistic reasoning in physics: the kinetic theory of gases.
Researchers shy away from calling children psychopaths; the term carries too much stigma, and too much determinism.
I’d spent more than enough time thinking about determinism.
In her wonderful book Close to the Machine, author Ellen Ullman tells stories of technological determinism in action.
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medical Definition of determinism
- explained behavior by the combination of an environmental and a genetic determinism
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