Critical Thinking: A User's Manual

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Authors : Debra Jackson; Paul Newberry


368 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2012

©2016, Published

£ 68.99 Price

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CRITICAL THINKING: A USER'S MANUAL offers an innovative skill-based approach to critical thinking that provides step-by-step tools for learning to evaluate arguments. Students build a complete skill set by recognizing, analyzing, diagramming, and evaluating arguments. Later chapters encourage applic... more


The skill-building approach employed in CRITICAL THINKING: A USER'S MANUAL helps students to cumulatively develop the basic skills of argument recognition, analysis, and evaluation.

Clear, conversational, step-by-step explanations and workbook-style features make complex course material manageable ... more

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Learning outcomes are presented in a bulleted list at the beginning of Chapters 1 through 12. They describe measurable skills to help students and instructors evaluate individual progress; skills are also transferable into any instructor's syllabus.

Learning outcomes are tied to the chapter content... more