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A teaching philosophy that differs from the traditional format as instruction takes the form of problem-solving and testing of hypotheses

Socratic method

Education A teaching philosophy that differs from the traditional format as instruction is in the form of problem-solving and testing of hypotheses. See Layer cake education, Spoon feeding.
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Let's imagine the elenchos, stripped of its literary details:
Nevertheless, according to Dancy, the Self-Predication Interpretation is also supported by the way Socrates ends the elenchos, by saying that Euthyphro has not answered the question he asked: 'Then you did not answer what I asked, surprising man.
And while their ways are mysterious, Socrates knows he has a unique two - fold relation to the divine: on one hand, Apollo, through the Delphic oracle, the Pythia, ordered him, he came to see, to practice elenchos on arrogantly impious human beings, especially his fellow citizens, on the other, a daimonic voice or sign regularly signaled him not to do or say this or that.
Esse elenchos socratico e, todavia, de um tipo bem sui generis, haja vista que brota de um insucesso.
Son, en cambio, las nociones de krinein y elenchos las que abren las puertas de un dominio mucho mas rico" (68).
Desde 2009 a esta parte esta tematica ha sido centro de debate y estudioen elmarco de los Proyectos de Reconocimiento Institucional "Dis positivos de la concepcion griega del eros en el Banquete de Platon" (2009-2010), "El elenchos en los dialogos platonicos y el desarrollo del amor por la verdad"(2010-2012) y "El problema del elenchos socratico: su desarrollo en algunos dialogos platonicos y su influencia en la pedagogia y el psicoanalisis" (2012-2014)(Facultad de Filosofia y Letras, Universidad de Buenos Aires).
All three versions of ethical criticism appear to differ from the skeptical and probing practice of Socratic elenchos depicted in Plato's early dialogues.
Vlastos, segun la cual el elenchos es un metodo que se utiliza para probar la falsedad de las creencias del interlocutor y, en consecuencia, la verdad de las afirmaciones de Socrates (2).
Jacques Brunschwig and Martha Nussbaum (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993), especially 164-80; Ana Maria Ioppolo, "Presentation and Assent: A Physical and Cognitive Problem in Early Stoicism," Classical Quarterly 40 (1990): 444, and more recently, "[GREEK TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] nella dottrina stoica della passione," Elenchos, 1 (1995): especially 49-54, where she examines the assent in the case of the passionate person; Annas, Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind, 75-85; A.
Como si se tratase de uno de los efectos intelectuales primarios de los encantamientos del gran personaje dramatico de la obra de Platon, de manera virtualmente indiscutida entre los helenistas se considera que Aristoteles introduce esa doctrina para dar cuenta del tipo de actividad que solemos asociar (2) de buen grado al elenchos socratico (3).
On the other hand, I do not think there is any allusion to the World-Soul before 896e--as is however claimed by Claude Gaudin, "Automotricite et auto affection: un commentaire de Platon Lois, X 894d-895c," Elenchos 11 (1990) 178, 183--nor any identification of soul with reason or mind at 893c-896e, as supposed by William Craig, The Cosmological Argument from Plato to Leibniz (London: Macmillan, 1980), 8, 13.