A Workbook For Arguments Second Edition A Complete Course In Critical Thinking

Author: David R. Morrow
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 162466427X
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A Workbook for Arguments builds on Anthony Weston’s A Rulebook for Arguments to provide a complete textbook for a course in critical thinking or informal logic. The second edition adds:
  • Updated and improved homework exercises—nearly one third are new—to ensure that the examples continue to resonate with students.
  • Increased coverage of scientific reasoning, demonstrating how scientific reasoning dovetails with critical thinking more generally
  • Two new activities in which students analyze arguments in their original form, as provided in brief selections from the original texts.
This edition continues to include
  • The entire text of Rulebook, supplemented with extensive explanations and exercises.
  • Homework exercises adapted from a wide range of arguments in a wide variety of sources.
  • Practical advice to help students succeed.
  • Model answers to odd-numbered problems, including commentaries on the strengths and weaknesses of selected sample answers and further discussion of some of the substantive intellectual, philosophical, or ethical issues they raise.
  • Detailed instructions for in-class activities and take-home assignments.
  • An appendix on mapping arguments, giving students a solid introduction to this vital skill in constructing complex and multi-step arguments and evaluating them.

A Workbook For Arguments Second Edition

Author: David R. Morrow
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1624664296
Size: 31.19 MB
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This edition continues to include: The entire text of Rulebook, supplemented with extensive explanations and exercises. Homework exercises adapted from a wide range of arguments in a wide variety of sources.

A Workbook For Arguments A Complete Course In Critical Thinking

Author: David R. Morrow
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1603847529
Size: 37.77 MB
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The Workbook contains the entire text of the fourth edition of the Rulebook, while supplementing this core text with extensive further explanations and exercises: Homework exercises adapted from a wide range of actual arguments from ...

A Workbook For Arguments A Complete Course In Critical Thinking

Author: David R. Morrow
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1603845496
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The Workbook contains the entire text of the fourth edition of the Rulebook, while supplementing this core text with extensive further explanations and exercises: Homework exercises adapted from a wide range of actual arguments from ...

A Rulebook For Arguments Fourth Edition

Author: Anthony Weston
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9781603844345
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This 4th edition offers a revamped and more tightly focused approach to extended arguments, a new chapter on oral arguments, and updated examples and topics throughout.

Reason In The Balance

Author: Sharon Bailin
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1624664792
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Distinctive Features of the Text: Emphasis on applying critical thinking to complex issues with competing arguments Inclusion of chapters on inquiry in specific contexts Attention to the dialogical aspects of inquiry, including sample ...

Thinking With Concepts

Author: John Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521096010
Size: 34.45 MB
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Wilson describes the techniques of conceptual analysis and gives examples of them in action.

Critical Thinking

Author: Larry Wright
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199796229
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An Instructor's Manual--offering solutions to the text's unanswered exercises and featuring other pedagogical aids--is available on the book's Companion Website at www.oup.com/us/wright.

Disagreement

Author: Bryan Frances
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745685234
Size: 34.59 MB
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Should it? This book is devoted to exploring this quandary - what should we do when we encounter disagreement, particularly when we believe someone is more of an authority on a subject than we are?

The Critical Thinking Toolkit

Author: Galen A. Foresman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118981995
Size: 51.74 MB
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This guide takes an expansive approach by exploring concepts from other disciplines typically excluded from discussions of critical thinking.

Moral Reasoning

Author: David Morrow
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780190235857
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The book combines primary sources in moral theory and applied ethics with explanatory material, case studies, and pedagogical features to help students think critically about moral issues.