methodologically methodologically

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a methodical manner

Usage(s):

  • Alfred Kinsey's celebrated sex surveys in the 1940s and '50s were breakthrough studies, but they were methodologically flawed and didn't delve into the issue of teenage sex.

Quotes

  1. Olmert's spokesman, Mark Regev, said that Israel had not officially received the report but that it appeared to be "fundamentally flawed and methodologically unsound."
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Mark Regev Source: Washington Post

  2. "There are no methodologically robust studies showing that schizophrenia is caused by childhood abuse," says Robin Murray of the Institute of Psychiatry. "The strongest predictor of schizophrenia is a family history of the disorder."
    on Jun 14, 2006 By: Robin Murray Source: New Scientist (subscription)

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