Definition of Deductively:
These must be studied in the light of their own appropriate evidence; they must be interpreted, and not divined; they cannot be inferred deductively from any, even the highest and most abstract, conception of the human mind.- "Modern Atheism under its forms of Pantheism, Materialism, Secularism, Development, and Natural Laws", James Buchanan.
- "Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I", Herbert Spencer.
- "Public Opinion", Walter Lippmann.