Definition of "scientistic" [scientistic]

  • Of, pertaining to, advocating, or acting in accordance with scientism. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "scientistic" in a sentence
  • "If I am not mistaken, psychology, psychiatry and some branches of sociology, not to speak about the so-called philosophy of history, are even more affected by what I have called the scientistic prejudice, and by specious claims of what science can achieve. 7"
  • "Menand believes that Pinker's "scientistic" world view — that is, submitting everything, from painting to romantic love to empirical measurement — leads to a narrow and sometimes wrongheaded understanding of things."
  • "A few have the "scientistic" mind-set that Hayek attacks."