Comenius

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Comenius Czech educational reformer (1592-1670)
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Usage

In literature:

It is thus that we account for such names as Jacob Bilek and Amos Comenius.
"History of the Moravian Church" by J. E. Hutton
Hence the contributions of Locke, of Comenius, and of Rousseau.
"Civics: as Applied Sociology" by Patrick Geddes
This is Comenius, the last bishop of the Bohemian Brethren.
"Historical View of the Languages and Literature of the Slavic Nations" by Therese Albertine Louise von Jacob Robinson
He has not had to wait so long for the acceptance of his teachings as Comenius, Montaigne, or Rousseau waited.
"Essays on Education and Kindred Subjects" by Herbert Spencer
Amos Comenius seems first to have used this word in 1661, and it never had a good sense.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
In virtue and godliness Comenius did not propose to teach anything save what the Reformed religion taught.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 11" by Various
Comenius' History of Bohemian Persecution, 11.
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 3, January-June, 1851" by Various
Among these appear the names of Francis Bacon, Ratke, Milton, Comenius, Rollin, Fenelon, and Locke.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
The realists may be studied in the various editions of Comenius, Locke, Spencer, and Huxley.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper
Comenius had shown the true path of teaching.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, v. 13" by Various
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In news:

( Astronomical and geophysical observatory, Comenius University / Wikimedia Commons ).
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In science:

Bringing frontline interactive astronomy to the classroom” pro ject EU-HOU has been initiated through a MINERVA grant from EC, then supported by a Comenius one.
Astrophysics datamining in the classroom: Exploring real data with new software tools and robotic telescopes
Michal Demetrian is an assistant professor at the department of mathematical and numerical analysis of the Faculty of mathematics, physics and computer science of the Comenius University in Bratislava.
On computation of clustering coefficient in a class of random networks
Martin Nehéz is an assistant professor at the Faculty of electrical engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague and PhD. student at the Comenius University in Bratislava.
On computation of clustering coefficient in a class of random networks
Department of Solid State Physics, Comenius University, SK-84248 Bratislava, Slovakia and Institute for Physical High Technology, P.O.
Selective Amplification of a Quantum State
Lodwick, Leibniz, Comenius, Frege, Peano, Russell and Wittgenstein.
Structural Tags, Annealing and Automatic Word Classification
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