Following are the most syntactical combinations of the categories as included in the Relational Thinking Styles Model:
1) Combination: All categories included

  • Priority: deliberately selected based upon needs of context. (RETRODUCTION)

2) Combination: All categories included
Possible Priorities:
  • Intensity governs both sequence and duration. (ABDUCTION)

  • Sequence governs intensity, which in turn governs duration. (DEDUCTION)

  • Sequence governs both intensity and duration, and/or (SIMPLE INDUCTION)

  • Duration governs sequence, which in turn governs intensity. (SIMPLE INDUCTION)

3) Combination: Sequence and Duration only

  • Priority: None (CRUDE ABDUCTION)