theorizer


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the·o·rize

 (thē′ə-rīz′, thîr′īz)
v. the·o·rized, the·o·riz·ing, the·o·riz·es
v.intr.
To formulate theories or a theory; speculate.
v.tr.
To propose a theory about.

the′o·ri·za′tion (-ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
the′o·riz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.theorizer - someone who theorizes (especially in science or art)
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
intellectual, intellect - a person who uses the mind creatively
Translations

theorizer

[ˈθɪəraɪzəʳ] Nteorizante mf

theorizer

nTheoretiker(in) m(f)
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Perhaps that was a more cheerful time for observers and theorizers than the present; we are apt to think it the finest era of the world when America was beginning to be discovered, when a bold sailor, even if he were wrecked, might alight on a new kingdom; and about 1829 the dark territories of Pathology were a fine America for a spirited young adventurer.
Coolquitt is at base a committed devotee of stuff--what its most acute modern theorizer, Martin Heidegger, referred to as Zeug, a slippery word that sometimes ends up being rendered as "equipment"--and the Austin-based artist's unusual skills as a bricoleur stem from his willingness to follow various materials where they lead, even as he continually imagines some other form of presence into which they might be encouraged to emerge.
Jean Bodin, the original theorizer of the sovereignty principle, insists that the sovereign is "the earthly image" of God, "the great sovereign," who, by his love commandments, commands peacefulness in Christian Europe.
Not only is neither an expert person on constitutional issues, but one is a leading member of the Muslim Brotherhood and the other is a theorizer of extremist views, especially regarding the position of non-Muslims in the Islamist state he proclaims.
The disclosure of lists of titles, of plans and outlines of fictional texts and essays, of 'personalities' (sort of proto-heteronyms) confirmed the image of a writer who was fascinated by detective stories, focusing on the image of the critic and theorizer, whose intention was to develop a poetics of the detective novel, studying its rules and its logic.
Indeed, we may usefully acknowledge that there has been "a certain class or caste difference between theorizer and the experimenter.
But his work is interesting for what it shows about how the mind of a contemporary Shakespeare theorizer works.
But in his new book, Waging Nonviolent Struggle, Gene Sharp, who for more than 30 years has been a leading theorizer of nonviolent struggle, does not have too much time for this achievement.
For Giovanni Gentile, for instance, minister of education and main theorizer of fascist ideology, the true difference between the sexes was not to be found in anatomical or physiological differences between men and women but rather in their distinct and yet complementary missions in society, "ritornando alla sana concezione della donna che e donna, e non e uomo, col suo limite e quindi col suo valore" (83).
There is a short piece identifying Gandhi as a model diasporan in South Africa, another doing a simplified if not simplistic feminist analysis, and of course a Freudian-Lacanian theorizer.
In this light, Mumford and Honey's (1992) questionnaire of styles (Reflector, Theorizer, Pragmatic, and Activist, see Table 1) can help understand what may be going on in the learning process.