Asking the Right Questions: A Guide to Critical Thinking

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Prentice Hall, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 179 pages
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Appropriate for all level Critical Thinking courses in English, Social Science, Philosophy, Education, Journalism, and Mass Communication departments. * This highly popular text helps students 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 as they read and listen.

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it is OK but weak on fallacy section and not as complete as Hurley ' s intro to logic Read full review

Review: Asking the Right Questions: A Guide to Critical Thinking

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Clearly presented in a logical sequence with many instructive examples. Highly recommended. Read full review

Contents

What Are the Issue and the Conclusion?
13
What Are the Reasons?
23
What Words or Phrases Are Ambiguous?
35
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