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Teaching based upon the Socratic method of questioning was superior to lecture based teaching of morality.

Comment: Socratic questions focus on 6 areas: 1. clarification of the issue, 2. challenging assumptions, 3. getting to the evidence, 4. exploring alternatives, 5. imagining implications and consequences, and 6. questioning of the question.



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