Deductive reasoning

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Deductive reasoning

Using known facts to draw a conclusion about a specific situation.
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Another genre staple, the hero's rapport with oppressed or otherwise marginalized figures, grows out of his replacing "the subtleties of the deductive method with a sure knowledge of his world and a keen moral sense" (Grella 414).
Still, these theorists allow him to cobble together a conception of "postmodern stylistics" that forms the basis of a deductive method that is then applied to Joyce's texts.
was the Greek philosopher who developed the deductive method of logic.
The teacher here is emphasizing a deductive method of spelling words correctly.
Unlike Sabetti and Bouquillon, then, he abandoned the deductive method in favor of an inductive and intuitive approach to moral decision-making; he clearly recognized the need to revise principles in light of new historical circumstances and moral cases.
At this stage, the majority of philosophers apply a deductive method of reasoning and Kuhn does likewise.
They also altered the very basis of knowledge by shifting the means of inquiry from an inductive to a deductive method, and from local production and control to new centers of intellectual work in Raleigh and Chapel Hill and beyond, thereby moving ideological and cultural power from farmers in the countryside to a town-dwelling middle class.
Comparable sales analysis is a deductive method with data set requirements imposed by the principle of substitution.
Indeed, in the Preface to Introduction to Logic and to the Deductive Sciences, the original Polish title (1936) was translated by Tarski himself as On Mathematical Logic and Deductive Method.
As Austrian economists, both emphasized theory and method - Schumpeter gravitated to Walras and technical analysis, while Rothbard became the leading proponent of Ludwig yon Mises' praxeological method with its deductive method and its insistence that the basic tools of economic analysis are applicable to all areas of human action.
Boltzmann advocated a hypothetico-deductive deductive method to arrive at scientific theories, which he called 'deductive representation':
A deductive method works within a framework of a given theory.