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    Constructive Behaviourism – Pentatonic Minor and Major scales

    by  • December 19, 2013 • life, music • 0 Comments

    In the educ5252m module I’m doing at Leeds Uni we’ve been looking at various learning theories. What has struck me recently is the way that behaviourist and constructivist theorists and supporters like to throw mud at each other, rhetorically.  So, we get a lot of words like ‘mere’, ‘only’, ‘relativist’, ‘dry’, ‘simplistic’ used of...

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    Writing for the Self.

    by  • November 17, 2013 • education, life, noticed, philosophy, politics • 0 Comments

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    Every now and then I read something which helps me to understand, or to question, the world in which I find myself living.  Often it’s great to have a prejudice re-enforced, and though having the stuffing knocked out of those same prejudices is not fun, sometimes it can also be really persuasive and interesting....

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