self-discovery


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self-dis·cov·e·ry

(self'dis-kŏv'ĕr-ē),
In psychoanalysis, the freeing of the repressed ego in a person raised to be submissive to those around him.

self-discovery

(sĕlf′dĭ-skŭv′ə-rē)
n. pl. self-discover·ies
The act or process of achieving understanding or knowledge of oneself.
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The third group of responses sees research as an important tool of self-discovery for teachers.
This is a gripping story of self-discovery, loss, memory and political subterfuge.
Anyway, a couple hundred guys are killed, dismembered or maimed during this touching journey of self-discovery.
It explains why we can expect students at various points to let the instruction strand drop while concentrating on listening or self-discovery, realizing that instruction, though inactive, can be held in place by the other two.
If today I were the parent of a child about to embark upon the college-choice process (instead of being a veteran of the process), I would be helping my child seek a school or combination of schools (two-year, four-year, or otherwise) that has somehow found its way back to the true purpose of higher education: that forum for ideas and self-discovery in which a student can truly savor the process of learning for learning's sake, while searching for his calling.
No performer expects viewer feedback as such, although there is a sense that a process of self-discovery unravels in the telling.
The latest flick to explore issues of self-discovery - what happens to you when you're broke one minute and rolling in it the next - is Mr Deeds, where Charles Dickens' Pip has been replaced by Longfellow Deeds, a character created by eternal man-child Adam Sandler.
Or is education meant to develop students' minds, hearts, and talents through self-discovery and academic exploration?
uses concrete examples and well-crafted worksheets to guide readers step-by-step through self-discovery as they encounter each of these four phases.
With the IBM self-discovery feature, ASCI Purple will be able to automatically locate and register thousands of components in the system, freeing administrators to do other tasks.
With companion volumes My Girragundji and The Binna Binna Man, it charts an Aboriginal boy's journey of self-discovery as he learns to draw strength from his traditional heritage in a complex modern world.
That is why self-discovery techniques like Jini will be important.