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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.
So, the RAI is compatible with how Socrates ends the elenchos.
Moral Development and Social Interaction in Early Stoic Philosophy (Aarhus: Aarhus University Press, 1990), 172-86; Annas, Hellenistic Philosophy of Mind, 91-102, and Pierluigi Donini, "Struttura delle passioni e del vizio e loro cura in Crisippo," Elenchos 2 (1995): 305-29 (on assent and impulse see particularly 319-25).