Critical Thinking: An Introduction to Reasoning Well / Edition 1

Critical Thinking: An Introduction to Reasoning Well / Edition 1

by Jamie Carlin Watson, Robert Arp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0826439519

ISBN-13: 9780826439512

Pub. Date: 04/28/2011

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Designed for effective classroom use, this book equips students to think critically, reason and argue well.

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Designed for effective classroom use, this book equips students to think critically, reason and argue well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826439512
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
04/28/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
405,883
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


Preface \ Part I: The Basics of Good Reasoning \ 1. The Basic Tools of Reasoning \ Chapter 2: Evaluating Arguments \ Part II: Deductive Reasoning \ 3. Categorical Logic \ 4. Basic Propositional Logic \ 5. Truth Tables \ 6. Rules of Inference \ Part III: Inductive Reasoning \ 7. Probability and Induction \ 8. Generalization, Analogy, and Causation \ 9. Inference to the Best Explanation \ 10. Informal Fallacies \ Part IV: Graduate School Entrance Exams \ 11. Reasoning on the GRE, LSAT, GMAT, and MCAT \ Index.

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