Related formsre·duc·tion·ist, noun, adjectivere·duc·tion·is·tic, adjective
Examples from the Web for reductionist
Democrats tend to believe that the facts will set them free, and that spinning them is reductionist.Republicans Embrace Theatrics—It’s Time for Barack Obama to Do the Same|Sally Kohn|July 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The noteworthy difference: In this case, the reductionist rhetoric caricatures fervent supporters rather than staunch critics.
Literate language is a reductionist machine, which we use to look at the world from the perspective of our own experience.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin