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I'm thinking more along the lines of this:
Socratic Questioning is disciplined questioning that can be used to pursue thought in many directions and for many purposes, including: to explore complex ideas, to get to the truth of things, to open up issues and problems, to uncover assumptions, to analyze concepts, to distinguish what we know from what we don’t know, and to follow out logical implications of thought. The key to distinguishing Socratic questioning from questioning per se is that Socratic questioning is systematic, disciplined, and deep, and usually focuses on foundational concepts, principles, theories, issues, or problems.


For the Socratic method to work, you have to make logical connections between premises, which you were unable to do. That's why you didn't get anywhere with your audience here.

But I'm sure you think it's just because we're dense.

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