Critical Thinking: Tools for Evaluating Research by Peter M. Nardi

By Peter M. Nardi

Critical Thinking prepares scholars to thoughtfully interpret details and strengthen a worldly knowing of our more and more advanced and multi-mediated international. Peter M. Nardi’s method is helping scholars sharpen their severe considering talents and enhance their analytical reasoning, permitting them to chase away gullibility, enhance insightful skepticism, and ask the proper questions on fabric on-line, within the mass media, or in scholarly guides. scholars will discover ways to comprehend universal mistakes in considering; create trustworthy and legitimate learn methodologies; comprehend social technological know-how recommendations had to make feel of well known and educational claims; and converse, practice, and combine the equipment realized in either examine and day-by-day life.

A companion website contains hyperlinks to articles and books pointed out within the chapters, illustrative goods, movies, and present information and examine that intricate on every one chapter’s key concepts. 

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