theorisation


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Noun1.theorisation - the production or use of theories
conjecture - reasoning that involves the formation of conclusions from incomplete evidence
ideology - imaginary or visionary theorization
generalisation, generalization, abstraction - the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances
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Objective: "The SMITH project seeks to develop our understanding of the origins of metallurgy in Western Europe and its social impact as a starting point to facilitate comparisons on a Eurasian scaleIt capitalises on unprecedented access to key archaeological materials, availability of synergic projects and infrastructures at UCL, and a wholly interdisciplinary approach that amalgamates cutting edge archaeological science with sophisticated theorisation on the role of technology in society
Sans vouloir la decrire en detail, disons que la theorisation ancree se fonde en premier lieu sur la codification, laquelle s'emploie a decrire a l'aide d'un ou de plusieurs mots ce dont les donnees temoignent dans les termes memes qui leur donnent forme et leur sont fideles.
His seminal concepts formed the basis of modern economic theory that has in turn allowed for, not only the theorisation of variants, but also the formulation of management practices both at the micro business and macro country level.
Il s'agit de prendre en consideration l'exemple et l'experience des pays arabes dans la theorisation theatrale en vue de la promouvoir et l'appliquer dans le cursus universitaire comme le ceremonial, halqa, hakawati, goual et d'autres formes d'expression.
Accompagnant son style de theatre, depuis plusieurs decades, nous avons toujours considere, avec respect, que le [beaucoup moins que]ceremonial[beaucoup plus grand que] dont il est un fervent adepte, est un patrimoine culturel national au niveau de la theorisation de l'action theatrale, quoiqu'on eut constamment cette divergence profonde sur cette approche, basee justement sur l'aspect de la ceremonie [beaucoup moins que]officielle[beaucoup plus grand que], tels le moussem et la fiesta, dont le [beaucoup moins que]makhzen[beaucoup plus grand que] est, en fin de compte, partisan.
Unlike, say, physics or chemistry or mathematics, space research and exploration constitute probably the single most area of scientific engagement where theorisation, the inquisitive spirit, the analytical mind and human courage meet.
To me the key problem relates to the theorisation of what is meant by symbolism and how this relates to symbolic material culture.
This is done by focusing on the theorisation of the mental and manual division of labour in Marx's historical materialist theory.
I don't want to be affected by this type of theorisation, because that's going away from reality and we're going to take it game by game," he said.
Finalement, il n'y a pas dans ce livre de veritable theorisation de l'Etat en Haiti.
Neither artist, he points out, was an intellectual much given to the theorisation or explanation of their art.
The final section, 'self-fashioning and vernacular modernism', with essays focusing on diverse locations such as early twentieth-century Peru and the influence of indigenista discourses upon the Cusco avant-garde, and the usages of photography by the Yoruba of West Africa, illustrate Christopher Pinney's theorisation of postcolonial photography's potential for the projection of images to the surface, rendering this 'a site of the refusal of the depth that characterised colonial representational regimes' (p.