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Socratic

of or relating to Socrates, the Athenian philosopher (?470--399 bc), his methods, etc.

SOCRATIC

An early interactive learning system (not a language(?)) developed at Bolt, Beranek & Newman.

[Sammet 1969, p. 702].
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Compassionate Critical Thinking: How Mindfulness, Creativity, Empathy, and Socratic Questioning Can Transform Teaching by Ira Rabois (recently retired from the Lehman Alternative Community School, a public secondary school in Ithaca, NY, where he taught English, Philosophy, History, Drama, Karate, and Psychology for 27 years) demonstrates how to use mindfulness with instructional effectiveness to increase student participation and decrease classroom stress, and it turns the act of teaching into a transformational practice.
Thus, an integral part of the performance is the open discussion with the audience that follows which focuses on political and philosophical issues underlying Socratic thought, touching at the same time on important issues of today.
He broke his philosophy down into three areas--servant's heart, bedside manner, and Socratic mindset.
Online research pioneer Socratic Technologies, Inc.
Socratic methods are not the common genre of instruction, but they warrant mention as we proceed with instruction in classrooms and other environments that are not attached to simulation.
Objective: The main objective of SOCRATIC is to facilitate a platform so citizens and/or organisations can collaboratively identify specific innovative solutions for achieving the desired Global Sustainability Goals, as defined by the United Nations.
However, "we found that Socratic questioning was predictive of symptom improvements above and beyond the therapeutic relationship--the variable that has been most examined in previous studies," says study coauthor Daniel Strunk, associate professor of psychology.
Formal Causes: Definition, Explanation, and Primacy in Socratic and Aristotelian Thought.
Socratic, Platonic and Aristotelian Studies: Essays in Honor of Gerasimos Santas.
In examining the ontological status of Plato's Ideas or Forms, Ricoeur suggests it's important to set aside Aristotle's critique for the time being, to come to grips with the way Plato presents his own Socratic questions.
This article describes a Socratic approach to developing global citizenship.
But there are also common sense views about what ethics, morality, and being a virtuous agent mean that seem to be contradictory with the idea that the Socratic moral view entails egoism.