critical thinking

Book Title : Critical Thinking in Psychology
Author : Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release Date : 2007
Pages : 340
ISBN : 0521608341
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Explores key topics in psychology, showing how they can be critically examined.

Book Title : Critical Thinking
Author : Peter Nardi
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Release Date : 2017-08-22
Pages : 168
ISBN : 9780520291843
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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"Critical Thinking: A Methodology for Interpreting Information 'deconstructs' common errors in thinking and teaches students to become smarter consumers of research results. Written to complement a textbook or a collection of readings, this brief methods book strengthens students' ability to interpret information whenever and wherever data are used. It includes a wide range of examples along with end of chapter exercises for further discussion. This book will be a coursebook for the undergraduate social science courses where critical thinking, numeracy, and data literacy are common learning objectives"--Provided by publisher.

Book Title : An Introduction to Critical Thinking and Creativity
Author : J. Y. F. Lau
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2011-12-22
Pages : 272
ISBN : 1118033434
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A valuable guide on creativity and critical thinking to improve reasoning and decision-making skills Critical thinking skills are essential in virtually any field of study or practice where individuals need to communicate ideas, make decisions, and analyze and solve problems. An Introduction to Critical Thinking and Creativity: Think More, Think Better outlines the necessary tools for readers to become critical as well as creative thinkers. By gaining a practical and solid foundation in the basic principles that underlie critical thinking and creativity, readers will become equipped to think in a more systematic, logical, and imaginative manner. Creativity is needed to generate new ideas to solve problems, and critical thinking evaluates and improves an idea. These concepts are uniquely introduced as a unified whole due to their dependence on each other. Each chapter introduces relevant theories in conjunction with real-life examples and findings from cognitive science and psychology to illustrate how the theories can be applied in numerous fields and careers. An emphasis on how theoretical principles of reasoning can be practical and useful in everyday life is featured, and special sections on presentation techniques, the analysis of meaning, decision-making, and reasoning about personal and moral values are also highlighted. All chapters conclude with a set of exercises, and detailed solutions are provided at the end of the book. A companion website features online tutorials that further explore topics including meaning analysis, argument analysis, logic, statistics, and strategic thinking, along with additional exercises and multimedia resources for continued study. An Introduction to Critical Thinking and Creativity is an excellent book for courses on critical thinking and logic at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The book also serves as a self-contained study guide for readers interested in the topics of critical thinking and creativity as a unified whole.

Book Title : Critical Thinking Skills
Author : Stella Cottrell
Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
Release Date : 2017-01-01
Pages : 309
ISBN : 9781137550521
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : Critical Thinking fourth edition
Author : William Hughes
Publisher : Broadview Press
Release Date : 2004-08-31
Pages : 403
ISBN : 1551115735
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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"William Hughes's Critical Thinking, recently revised and updated by Jonathan Lavery, is a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the essential skills required to make strong arguments. Hughes and Lavery give a thorough treatment of such traditional topics as deductive and inductive reasoning, logical fallacies and how to spot them, the importance of inference, how to recognise and avoid ambiguity, and how to assess what is or is not relevant to an argument. But they also cover a variety of topics not always treated in books of this sort - special concerns to keep in mind when reasoning about ethical matters and how the nature of a language can affect the structure of an argument. The book gives a lucid treatment of the differences between descriptive and evaluative meaning: one person's freedom fighter is another person's terrorist." "For the fourth edition, Jonathan Lavery has added a new chapter on scientific reasoning, expanded the treatment of analogies, added numerous examples, and revised and updated the text throughout."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Book Title : Critical Thinking
Author : Jennifer Moon
Publisher : Routledge
Release Date : 2007-09-12
Pages : 248
ISBN : 9781134127719
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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In this book, Jennifer Moon explores and clarifies critical thinking and provides practical guidance for improving student learning and supporting the teaching process. Key themes covered include: different views of and approaches to critical thinking with an emphasis on a practical basis that can be translated into use in the classroom. links between learning, thinking and writing the place of critical thinking alongside other academic activities such as reflective learning and argument critical thinking and assessment, class environments, staff knowledge and development, writing tasks and oral tasks. Teachers in all disciplines in post-compulsory education will find this approach to defining and improving students’ critical thinking skills invaluable.

Book Title : New Critical Thinking
Author : Sean Wilson
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Release Date : 2018-12-15
Pages : 198
ISBN : 9781498583602
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This book is the first clear and unproblematic account of Ludwig Wittgenstein’s method and its consequences for good thinking. It has radical implications for conceptual investigation, analysis, value judgment, political ideology, ethics, and even religion.

Book Title : Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking
Author : Diane F. Halpern
Publisher : Routledge
Release Date : 2013-01-11
Pages : 256
ISBN : 9781136605833
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A workbook for Thought & Knowledge, Fourth Edition by Diane F Halpern, Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking, Fourth Edition is filled with new exercises to reinforce learning and practice newly acquired skills. This workbook can be purchased in a student package with Thought & Knowledge or as a separate item.

Book Title : Critical Thinking For Psychology
Author : Mark Forshaw
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2012-05-14
Pages : 136
ISBN : 9781405191173
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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"This book is about critical thinking applied to psychology. In order to do just that, I have to take you on a journey somewhat, into other areas first"--

Book Title : Critical Thinking Clinical Reasoning and Clinical Judgment
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Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date : 2016-01-01
Pages :
ISBN : 9780323358934
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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