a dramatic change in the paradigm of a scientific community, or a change from one scientific paradigm to another.
a significant change in the paradigm of any discipline or group: Putting skilled, tenured teachers in failing schools would cause a paradigm shift in teaching and education.
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How to use paradigm shift in a sentence
The paradigm shift is opening up real advertising innovation.‘There’s a degree of assumption’: Subway tests addressable media plans using non-addressable data | Seb Joseph | February 5, 2021 | Digiday
The essential paradigm shift in the last few decades has been that cancer really isn’t a small number of entities.How to Fix the Incentives in Cancer Research (Ep. 449) | Stephen J. Dubner | January 28, 2021 | Freakonomics
Avoiding this nightmare scenario will require a paradigm shift.What the complex math of fire modeling tells us about the future of California’s forests | Amy Nordrum | January 18, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
To say “it’s hard for medicine to take on a paradigm shift” — that is an understatement.
It’s the culmination of individual actions that may ultimately lead to a major paradigm shift.A timeline charting the new rise of employee activism | Lila MacLellan | December 13, 2020 | Quartz
But we offer something else in a return, a paradigm shift that comes from people who have been awakened.
Herein lies the paradigm shift to a just and sustainable peace and an integration of Israel into the region.It's Time to Think Creatively About Getting Settlers on the Side of Peace | Dan Goldenblatt | October 18, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Companies are beginning to take this paradigm shift to heart.
The time for paradigm shift is here, and the rogue general can be its sponsor.
In India, the debate between capitalist globalization and self-reliance required a huge paradigm shift.
This perspective was an essential paradigm shift for nursing knowledge, but essential for study of the caring phenomena.Nursing as Caring | Anne Boykin
British Dictionary definitions for paradigm shift
a radical change in underlying beliefs or theory
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