My Scholarly Reflections

This is where I tell what I think, so that I see what I say

Conflict and learning

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“Conflict is the gadfly of thought. It stirs us to observation and memory. It instigates invention. It shocks us out of sheep-like passivity, and sets us at noting and contriving…conflict is a sine qua non of reflection and ingenuity.”  – John Dewey

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Written by Amer Khan

July 13, 2012 at 10:30 am

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