paradigm shift


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paradigm shift

n
(Philosophy) a radical change in underlying beliefs or theory
[C20: coined by T.S. Kuhn (1922–96), US philosopher of science]
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From April 2014, the Indian Railways are set to roll out next-generation e-ticketing, marking a paradigm shift in technology, customer-friendliness and speed.
If a new paradigm appears during a crisis, a scientific revolution takes place: Scientists are prepared to embrace a new framework; the old paradigm is eventually replaced, and a paradigm shift transpired.
GUJARAT chief minister Narendra Modi on Monday said there was a paradigm shift taking place in the Indian polity.
The idea came from the revolution and the inability to represent this major event or paradigm shift.
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This article calls for a paradigm shift in ICA policies that moves away from a focus on the facilitation of adoption, which does not respond to the needs of families and communities, to one that includes prevention.
Paradigm shifts must be taken into account if we would communicate with our contemporaries, and there is no more important paradigm shift than the way we think about and speak of God.
You can say fortunately or unfortunately you haven't had a paradigm shift in, what, hundreds of years.
If experiments confirm mass loss for all nuclear particles, "it's a paradigm shift in the way you view nuclear structure," comments Anthony Thomas, a nuclear theorist at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility in Newport News, Va.
But Catholic Insight obtained a copy of the 1995 "Antiracism and Ethnocultural Equity" policy, which appears to have planted the seed for an inappropriate future paradigm shift.
Arthur Thompson, CEO of JBS, agrees: "This packet represents a paradigm shift in marketing the John Birch Society to whole new groups of potential members.