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Isaac then all but mocks my belief in a rediscovery of moderation and empiricism to help us.
Reentering it with empiricism and moderation to find different compromises for different issues is the only way out of our increasingly dangerous impasse.
The rise of supply-side economics on the right is perhaps the first major example of the modern Republican Party’s abandonment of policy expertise and empiricism.
That empiricism has persuaded most Anglo-American conservative thinkers of the importance of traditional Protestant institutions such as the independent national state, biblical religion and the family.
The witch rejects empiricism; by embracing witchcraft, the young woman is rehabilitating an old, stigmatized identity and finding within it a source of strength.
Other researchers counter that Slobodchikoff’s techniques are sound and widely used and that reluctance to embrace his research owes more to prejudice than empiricism.
The election was a victory for gut instinct over empiricism, for cynicism over reason.
Nonetheless, the patterns are becoming more susceptible to empiricism—to a science of surveillance, analysis, and iterative correction.
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