Next time you complain about grading…

The politics of marking essays It’s essay season. And you know it because students are suddenly very focused, and everywhere academics are tweeting and groaning about marking papers. I get it. I will have a hundred or so first year papers to grade in a little over a week, so I’m right there with you.… Continue reading Next time you complain about grading…

A few quotations: Hegel on attention in learning

I came across a few quotations in the third volume of Hegel’s¬†Encyclopedia that I hope to come back to: s.448 Zusatz¬†(Subjective Spirit, Psychology section, theory of Intuition) “Intelligence puts an end to the simplicity of sensation, determines the sensed object… and thus separates itself from the object, yet at the same time posits it in… Continue reading A few quotations: Hegel on attention in learning