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Sunday, September 05, 2010

Definitions for zetetic

  1. Proceeding by inquiry; investigating

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Citations for zetetic
It was not dogmatic and scholastic, but zetetic and critical: it did not seek to lay down and inculcate ready-made philosophical doctrine, but to afford direction to investigation and independent thought. Friedrich Paulsen, James Edwin Creighton, Albert Lefevre, Immanuel Kant, his life and doctrine
But the truth was I wasn't feeling zetetic or ready to get tectonic, to shift those continents of thought. Tibor Fischer, The Thought Gang
Origin of zetetic
Zetetic comes from the Greekzetetikos, "searching."