Sentence Examples


  • He also creates a 'Second Foundation' at the 'other side of the galaxy', to store and expand on his understanding of psychohistory, and to watch over the burgeoning new civilization from afar.
  • But because psychohistory works on statistical people en masse, it is presumed not to work against an anomalous person such as the Mule, who was a mutant.
  • Those who understand the principles of the 'dead hand' of psychohistory are the ones who take advantage of it and rise to rule.
  • The sub rosa purpose is to form a nucleus around which a second empire can form, guided by the principles of psychohistory.
  • In the trilogy's second installment, Foundation and Empire, however, psychohistory seems to take a beating.