Example sentences for: determinism

How can you use “determinism” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And though hindsight sometimes breeds determinism, Brinkley is alert to alternative histories and paths just barely not taken.

  • Instead, just when you're starting to wonder who exactly is making this ridiculous claim, he changes the subject to an allegedly analogous example of biological determinism: currently popular Darwinian ideas about male and female psychology.

  • ," argues against genetic determinism.

  • The phenomenon of names matching professions [EPISTOLAE, XXII,4] has been the subject of much discussion this year in the British magazine New Scientist , where it is termed nominative determinism .

  • In Gattaca , as well as in lots of other recent films and books, artists have dreamed up complex nightmares of genetic determinism, where characters are mere puppets of their DNA scripts or of the scientists and profit seekers who manipulate them.

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