The Socratic Method

What is the Socratic Method?
In a 2-3 page essay, explain the Socratic approach to philosophy and Illustrate your understanding of dialectic with a contemporary example of a belief that might be examined via the Socratic method. Remember to use supporting citations from the textbook and online lectures. (Here is a guide to help you with APA-style citations.) Please include an in-text citations, introduction, conclusion, and references including where the sources are from