Asking the right questions: a guide to critical thinking
This highly popular book helps readers bridge the gap between simply memorizing or blindly accepting information, and the greater challenge of critical analysis and synthesis. It teaches them to respond to alternative points of view and develop a solid foundation for making personal choices about what to accept and what to reject. KEY TOPICS Specific chapter topics include the benefit of asking the right questions, issues and conclusions, reasons, ambiguous words or phrases, value conflicts and assumptions, descriptive assumptions, fallacies in reasoning, measuring the validity the evidence, rival causes, deceptive statistics, omitted significant information, and possible reasonable conclusions. For individuals seeking to improve their critical thinking capabilities.
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Asking the Right Questions provides readers with a solid walk through of how to critically analyze a formal or informal piece of argumentative writing. It clearly lists the steps one needs to take to ... Read full review
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Probably the clearest articulation of how to approach and evaluate information in a general sense. This book should be the foundation of how educators approach all subjects: with the proliferation of ...
Thinking Styles 2 An Example of the Filter Approach
What Are the Issue and the Conclusion?
What Are the Reasons?
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