Beyond Feelings: A Guide to Critical Thinking

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McGraw-Hill Education, Apr 5, 2007 - Education - 240 pages
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This succinct, interdisciplinary introduction to critical thinking successfully dares students to question their own assumptions and to enlarge their thinking through the analysis of the most common problems associated with everyday reasoning. The text offers a unique and effective organization: Part I explains the fundamental concepts; Part II describes the most common barriers to critical thinking; Part III offers strategies for overcoming those barriers.

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Review: Beyond Feelings: A Guide to Critical Thinking

User Review  - Miles Wen - Goodreads

Why am I reading this?! I was expecting to see what indeed the buzz word, "critical thinking", means, but only to find it just a way of thinking that any highly educated person uses everyone. Furthermore, three chapters inside, I realised that this is a textbook for secondary schoolers... Read full review

Review: Beyond Feelings: A Guide to Critical Thinking

User Review  - Miles Wen - Goodreads

Why am I reading this?! I was expecting to see what indeed the buzz word, "critical thinking", means, but only to find it just a way of thinking that any highly educated person uses everyone. Furthermore, three chapters inside, I realised that this is a textbook for secondary schoolers... Read full review

Contents

PART ONE The Context
3
What Is Critical Thinking?
15
What Is Truth?
31
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Author of 18 successful books, Vincent Ruggiero lives in Florida with his wife Barbara. An engaging public speaker whose presentations have been published in Vital Speeches of the Day, his work has been featured in the PBS "Author, Author" series.

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