Suitable for courses in Critical Thinking, English Composition, Introduction to Logic, Philosophy, and Psychology, this text was written to give teachers and students a better and more comprehensive critical thinking text; one that presents an interdisciplinary, systematic, practical, and friendly approach to thinking-a valuable skill that can enlarge the students' ability to think through life. The Second Edition reflects the analyses, ideas, and support of the teachers, reviewers, editors, and students who contributed their feedback.
- Paperback | 319 pages
- 149.86 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 430.91g
- 01 Nov 1998
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
1. What Is Thinking? 2. Personal Barriers. 3. Sensing. 4. Brain and Memory. 5. Language: Our Thinking Medium. 6. Feeling. 7. Creative Thinking. 8. Organizing. 9. Logical Thinking. 10. Scientific Thinking. 11. Persuasive Thinking. 12. Problem Solving. 13. Evaluating. 14. Decision and Action. 15. The Challenge to Go On Thinking. Appendix: Propositional Logic. References. Index.