Related to Unempirically: empirically


adv.1.Not empirically; without experiment or experience.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Coke is another excellent example of a term treated somewhat unempirically because of its trademark status.
Apparently trained as an intellectual and cultural historian, Mah wants to enrich his analysis by drawing upon various "contemporary, often poststructuralist theories of culture," which are usually associated with "postmodernism." "In emphasizing how conventional historical practices can lead us to conclusions in principle similar to those of contemporary cultural theorizing, I hope to counteract what I believe are the wrongheaded notions that historians using theory are necessarily proceeding unempirically and incomprehensibly" (12, 14).