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    Description"Critical Thinking Skills" has taken the seemingly baffling art of analysis and broken it down into easy to understand blocks, with clear explanations, good examples, and plenty of activities to develop understanding at each stage. This easy to follow, step-by step guide to developing reasoning skills even applies the techniques to tasks such as reading, note-taking, and writing.

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    Critical Thinking Skills
    Developing Effective Analysis and Argument
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Stella Cottrell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 264
    Width: 188 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 522 g
    ISBN 13: 9781403996855
    ISBN 10: 1403996857

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Merchandise Category: REF
    B&T General Subject: 680
    BIC subject category V2: JNZ, CBW
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 41
    BISAC V2.8: LAN014000, REF028000
    Ingram Subject Code: T2
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    Abridged Dewey: 160
    DC22: 160
    BISAC V2.8: PHI011000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15200
    BISAC V2.8: LAN005000
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    LC classification: BF441 .C68 2005
    Thema V1.0: CBW, JNZ
    Palgrave USA
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    22 October 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    STELLA COTTRELL is Director for Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, UK. She is author of the best-selling The Study Skills Handbook, as well as The Exam Skills Handbook, Critical Thinking Skills and Skills for Success, a key text on personal development planning.
    Review quote

    "I think this book is strong: clear, concise and relevant." --Liesl Schwabe, Yeshiva College, New York

    "I liked this book - it is fun and new!" --Julie Engstrom, Brigham Young University-Idaho

    Table of contents
    Acknowledgements Introduction Glossary What is Critical Thinking? How Well Do You Think? What's Their Point? Is it an Argument? How Well Do They Say It? Reading Between the Lines Does it Add Up? Where's the Proof? Critical Reading and Note-making Critical, Analytical Writing Where's the Analysis? Texts Bibliography Index