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  • theory of numbers. Perhaps the dispersion of the Jews and their introduction to Greek learning helped in bringing about this revival. The theory of numbers
    90 KB (13,695 words) - 22:32, 15 February 2016
  • Dissertation II. "On the Introduction of Learning into England" Dogmatism demands for philosophical theories the submission of mind, due to those revealed religious
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  • distinguishes between ordinary empirical learning (depicted at best as futile) and a philosophical learning returning to "first things." Dante's conclusion
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  • references, and this quote is the first. All teaching and all intellectual learning come about from already existing knowledge. Aristotle, Posterior Analytics
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  • developing imagination in the young. I believe it. L. Frank Baum, Introduction to The Lost Princess of Oz (1917). All human accomplishment has the same
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  • of learning as a game rather than a form of drudgery, for no activity can be continued for long if it does not to some extent afford pleasure to the
    14 KB (1,830 words) - 17:05, 23 April 2016
  • (1643), Introduction. Compare: "The sun, which passeth through pollutions and itself remains as pure as before", Francis Bacon, Advancement of Learning, Book
    33 KB (5,154 words) - 05:31, 11 April 2016
  • the Principles of Human Knowledge, Introduction, §1' Philosophy, n. A route of many roads leading from nowhere to nothing. Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's
    56 KB (8,262 words) - 15:21, 23 May 2016
  • Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him. Aldous Huxley, Texts and Pretexts, introduction (1932). Experience is
    17 KB (2,671 words) - 03:38, 6 November 2015
  • Education is learning to grow, learning what to grow toward, learning what is good and bad, learning what is desirable and undesirable, learning what to choose
    13 KB (1,811 words) - 19:13, 27 March 2016
  • Table, Introduction, Stanza 6. Language is the only instrument of science, and words are but the signs of ideas. Samuel Johnson, Preface to his English
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  • Richard Levins and Richard Lewontin, The Dialectical Biologist (1985) Introduction, p. 3. Waldorf education has been an important model of holistic education
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  • Conversation, Introduction; Reported in Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922), p. 787-90 Annihilating all that's made To a green thought
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  • Companion to the Almanac for 1849 as quoted by Sir Thomas Little Heath, The Thirteen Books of Euclid's Elements (1908) Vol.1, Introduction and Books I
    13 KB (1,715 words) - 15:02, 8 March 2016
  • Management and Director of the Research Program in Social and Organizational Learning in the School of Business at the George Washington University. During
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  • operations with optimum solutions to the problems. C. West Churchman (1957) Introduction to Operations Research, p. 8 The design of my philosophical life is based
    9 KB (1,430 words) - 23:52, 22 April 2016
  • education — and also to those who seek alternatives to other established service industries. Ivan Illich, Deschooling Society (1971) Introduction (November 1970)
    85 KB (13,132 words) - 15:20, 23 May 2016
  • started to write [The Name of the Rose] in March of 1978, moved by a seminal idea. I wanted to poison a monk. Quoted in Myriem Bouzaher's introduction to the
    30 KB (3,769 words) - 20:36, 17 April 2016
  • historical setting is bound to contribute to a clearer view of the actual course of affairs. Harold C. Deutsch, introduction to What If? Strategic Alternatives
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  • paragraph of the introduction Lateral thinking, also described as sideways thinking, is a term originally coined by Edward de Bono in 1967 to describe an
    5 KB (821 words) - 22:02, 25 February 2016

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