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The pedagogy courses are my favorite.
  the study and practices of teaching
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  • The pedagogy courses are my favorite.
  • I disagree with the underlying pedagogy.
  • We share the same pedagogical philosophy.
  • The subtitle of the book is: "The Pedagogy and Politics of Home Schooling".

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  • But our greatest fears about acceleration are not pedagogical but psychological. The leapfroggers may ace exams, but isn’t it depressing to leave friends and become the runt in a class of older strangers?
    Time, 2004  --,8816,995204,00.html(retrieved 12/02/09)
  • Holden… One short, faintly stuffy, pedagogical question. Don’t you think...
    J.D. Salinger  --  The Catcher in the Rye
  • At this audacious declaration, the archdeacon’s visage assumed a thoroughly pedagogical and paternal expression.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • The Myth of the Cave illustrates Socrates’ courage and his sense of pedagogic responsibility.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Why not be revenged on society by shaping his future domesticities loosely, instead of kissing the pedagogic rod of convention in this ensnaring manner?
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d’Urbervilles
  • I would rather talk to you — he is so pedagogical.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace

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  • Virtue is but the pedagogical prelude to the culminating insight, which goes beyond all pairs of opposites.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • With her little, pedagogic sectarianism she remembered that Catholics do not do this thing.
    Ford Madox Ford  --  The Good Soldier
  • Every afternoon after his siesta, Dr. Urbino sat with him on the terrace in the patio, the coolest spot in the house, and he had summoned the most diligent reserves of his passion for pedagogy until the parrot learned to speak French like an academician.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • The letter reveals nothing other than earnest pedagogical intent, mentions a panel Dimitri and the professor to whom it’s addressed attended some years ago.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • This was a book written by an author who was both pedagogical and able to entertain the reader with anecdotes and astonishing problems.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • Judge Milford’s pedagogical scheme was to let the children read whatever they pleased, and in his brown library Carol absorbed Balzac and Rabelais and Thoreau and Max Muller.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • A bright commercial calendar hung on the flaking whitewash -a dark-skinned mestizo girl in a bathing-dress advertised some gaseous water; somebody had pencilled in a neat pedagogic hand a facile and over-confident statement about man having nothing to lose but his chains.
    Graham Greene  --  The Power and the Glory
  • Lastly at the head of the board was the young poet who found a refuge from his labours of pedagogy and metaphysical inquisition in the convivial atmosphere of Socratic discussion, while to right and left of him were accommodated the flippant prognosticator, fresh from the hippodrome, and that vigilant wanderer, soiled by the dust of travel and combat and stained by the mire of an indelible dishonour, but from whose steadfast and constant heart no lure or peril or threat or degradation…
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • You remarked that I speak maliciously, but if I have done so, then it was not without a pedagogic purpose.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • He spoke with scorn of Cambridge where he had taken his degree and with horror of the life which awaited him when, having taken his doctorate in Heidelberg, he must return to England and a pedagogic career.
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage
  • [35] To [Pg019] these pedagogical examples must be added that of Baedeker, of guide-book celebrity.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • This is the first time I’ve written to you in years.) One, I was a proper snob in college, as only an old Wise Child alumnus and future lifetime English-major can be, and I didn’t want any degrees if all the ill-read literates and radio announcers and pedagogical dummies I knew had them by the peck.
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • A quadrangle of postRevolutionary buildings of weathered brick bounded the upper end: other newer buildings, in the modern bad manner (the Pedagogic NeoGreeky), were scattered around beyond the central design: beyond, there was a thickly forested wilderness.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • Gentlemen, the historical connection between humanism and pedagogy only proves the psychological basis of that connection.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • We humanists all have a pedagogic streak.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • But in matters of learning he was orthodox to the point of hunkerousness, and the strange locutions that [Pg038] he encountered on all sides aroused his pedagogic ire.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • That’s your true pedagogue—he himself said not long ago that he had a pedagogic streak.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • "Well roared, lion," Hans Castorp could not help thinking, as he usually did when Herr Settembrini uttered something pedagogic.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • ALTHOUGH SOME of Herr Settembrini’s innuendoes had annoyed Hans Castorp, there was no reason he should have been amazed by them—nor did he have any right to accuse the humanist of pedagogic spying.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • The study of Greek humanism also had a pedagogical aim.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • It is no accident that the science of pedagogy was founded during the Enlightenment.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • /[43] Like W. L. George, this Englishman failed in his attempt to write correct American despite his fine pedagogical passion.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • And youth being what it is, Hans Castorp felt all the more entertained because he was now romping in pedagogically forbidden territory.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • Lawson had the pedagogic instinct; whenever he found anything out he was eager to impart it; and because he taught with delight he talked with profit.
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage
  • So schools date from the Middle Ages, and pedagogy from the Enlightenment.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • And of course, that’s one of the connections you’ve taught me about—between humanism and pedagogy.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • But no one familiar with the habits of the pedagogical mind need be told that its interior pull is against even such mild and obvious reforms.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • And philology, which is usually tied up with some pedagogic profession?
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • A problem child, that’s certainly what I’ve been for you and your pedagogic streak—you spoke about that the very first day.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • I enjoy exchanging views with young people, am perhaps not totally lacking in my own pedagogic tradition.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • That suited his pedagogic interests.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • And then it had been very interesting to hear certain ideas on pedagogy, about which he probably would never have known a thing without Naphta.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • And what if humanistic pedagogy were to learn of this opportunity?
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • The political-pedagogic nature of Catholicism, he added, was apparent in the Jesuit order, which had always regarded education and statecraft as its domains.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • The prevailing American pronunciation, despite incessant pedagogical counterblasts, puts the accent on the penult, whereas the English pronunciation stresses the second syllable.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • "I have /come/" and "I have /came/" seem to be almost equally [Pg206] favored, with the former supported by pedagogical admonition and the latter by the spirit of the language.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • And I like you better, too, although he’s almost always right when you two argue and scuffle pedagogically for my poor soul, like God and the Devil struggling over a man in the Middle Ages.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • Hans Castorp had indeed done that on several previous occasions, if only to preserve some kind of social equality—but the humanist had never before spoken with such pedagogic urgency.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • It arose from an intellectual tradition diametrically opposed to the one represented by Herr Settembrini’s pedagogy, but all the same one quite worthy of the designation "placet experiri"—or so it seemed to Hans Castorp.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • Our Master of the Lodge"—he pointed at Settembrini—"may wish to claim that all pedagogic proclivities, even the very calling itself, belong to bourgeois humanism—but one must take issue with him there.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
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