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A Dialogue on “Andrew Moodie’s Story of Belonging - Otherness”

How does cultural difference impact exclusion and belonging in a multicultural society?

Apr 27 2014 Sheela Kumar
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Recently, I participated in a dialogue at the University of Chicago in which Civic Reflection Fellows used a YouTube video to focus the group’s attention on themes of identity…

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What Socrates Can Tell Us about What Constitutes Dialogue

Mar 19 2012 Adam Davis
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If Socrates' interactions do model dialogue, his example gives rise to a number of questions. Is dialogue’s chief goal good learning? Or might it be the case that dialogue is good not for what it produces but for what it is?

Dialogue is what this piece is not. Dialogue is an exchange, a back and forth. You say something, I say something, you say something, I say something, and then we,…

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