the philosophy of Herbert Spencer, intended as a synthesis of all the sciences.
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How to use synthetic philosophy in a sentence
To complete even in outline the vast sweep of his projected synthetic philosophy two steps more remained for Spencer to take.History of Modern Philosophy | Alfred William Benn
This is a statement in which the author of the synthetic philosophy would probably have very little change to suggest.
His synthetic philosophy perhaps did more than anything else to make the idea of evolution familiar in England.A History of Freedom of Thought | John Bagnell Bury
His synthetic philosophy had a grand aim, but it was manifestly unsatisfactory.Bergson and His Philosophy | J. Alexander Gunn
Indeed, there is a hint that a synthetic philosophy is exactly what Davidson never seeks to attain.Platform Monologues | T. G. Tucker