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1. Of, relating to, or based on theory.
2. Restricted to theory; not practical.
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This year, in the first and the second week of January, the theoretical examinations were given by the students of Govt Boys Degree College, Jacobabad.
In addition to contributions in philosophical and theoretical domains (qualitative) the book also presents a systematic and scientific quantitative research methodological approach for researchers to follow and conduct content, document and discourse analysis, which are influential contemporary methodological approaches in the discipline of International Relations.
He carried out his international and leading-edge research from International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) and Daresbury Laboratory where he published important papers in mathematics and physics.
Rather than leaving the examination of each model at that: a theoretical discussion, the authors go further by providing case studies of actual classroom contexts where teaching practices are informed by the different models.
Smolin works at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, a think tank in Ontario; his book The Trouble With Physics combines a pungent critique of the regnant views in theoretical physics with a broader meditation on how science works, or fails to work.
degree in theoretical particle physics and the other by a physicist who sometimes works in string theory--that cast string theory in a dramatically unflattering light.
This analysis will identify the theoretical basis associated with the use of pretrial detention among youth in the United Sates.
Although the book is based on qualitative research related to specific incidents of racist violence in London, Hewitt goes far beyond an idiographic account of particular events to offer a sophisticated theoretical analysis of a huge body of literature that addresses these questions.
MIT Press' (Cambridge, MA) Science, Technology & Medicine group has begun the publication of "Biological Theory," a new quarterly journal that is devoted to coverage of theoretical advances in the biological and cognitive sciences.
It is essential, therefore, to establish a consensus on a conceptual and theoretical underpinning for effective teaching.
He considers three types of interactions between mathematics and theoretical philosophy.
I find this theoretical stance perverse, but given her theoretical inclusiveness, Conor should have given this idea its due.

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