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dynamism

Philosophy any of several theories that attempt to explain phenomena in terms of an immanent force or energy
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Let's hope the dynamist vision can hold the line for another 45 years.
Dynamists say that had the NOZE team made these observations from many stations located well within the hole, where there is more vertical air motion, then this evidence could have been a deathblow for dynamics.
Using this book as a guide, we can now divide people as either stasists or dynamists.
On the old spectrum, therefore, classical liberals were on the right, which makes us the right wing of the dynamist coalition.
It needs physicists, structural dynamists, engineers, communications experts and other allied support.
We have taken a position by firmly planting our flag with the Dynamists.
Persistent dynamists, anti-conformists, dialectic reformists, agonodiplomats are needed, Kujundziski says.
This is not to say that Postrel (1999) was right to draw the battle lines between dynamists and stasists.