Utilitarian, functional and instrumentalist ideas started to reshape the curriculum.
That he is a superior instrumentalist , a thoughtful musician, a questing spirit, and a great charmer, no one doubts.
Dewey combined this instrumentalist pragmatism with a commitment to naturalism, i.e. to an understanding of the world and human life which respects the discoveries of the natural sciences.
Most modern philosophers sympathetic to the pragmatist outlook think that the instrumentalist account of truth is unnecessarily revisionist.
Unlike the empiricist, the instrumentalist does not maintain that the only valid concepts are those reducible to sense data.
An exceptional singer, songwriter and skilled instrumentalist , Irish Music magazine hailed him as ‘one of the country's major folk voices’.
Mach shared Berkeley's instrumentalist view of scientific laws and theories.
Indeed, the instrumentalist can argue that it is sometimes immoral to insist on critically reflecting and acting autonomously when one may actually act worse as a result of consistently critically reflecting.
For Duhem, this instrumentalist doctrine played a key role in maintaining his religious and scientific views in peaceful coexistence.
The singers and instrumentalists were placed on either side of the stage.