Clear Thinking in a Blurry World includes many practical sections that are not commonly found in books in this market--material on numeracy and statistical analysis. Through this text, students will examine sources of information--from social exchanges, to science, to mainstream media--in detail, as well as the cognitive and social psychology of biases. This text aims directly at teaching, or beginning to teach, a broad set of knowledge, skills, and habits properly called critical reasoning faculties. Students using this text will enhance their ability to:. Clear Thinking in a Blurry World. Timothy Kenyon.
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Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. Sort order. Start your review of Clear Thinking in a Blurry World. Aug 08, DeadWeight rated it really liked it. Everyone thinks they're able to think critically, which is why it's imperative to learn to think critically. In fact, the more certain you are that you know how to think critically, the more imperative it is that you learn to think critically.
If you've already learned to think critically, and so you're good, then there's no better time to learn to think critically. Kenyon's book is like a Descartes' Apple Basket of methodology; it is a crash course in everything you feel you already know that yo Everyone thinks they're able to think critically, which is why it's imperative to learn to think critically.
Kenyon's book is like a Descartes' Apple Basket of methodology; it is a crash course in everything you feel you already know that you walk out of feeling directionally refreshed. A salve for the philosophical soul. A Xanax in the wailing halls of unreason. It's a light and engaging and fun textbook, which must have been no small task considering how redundant the subject matter may seem to many at first - but if you offer yourself up wholly and humbly to Kenyon, the reward can be great and satisfying.
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ISBN 13: 9780176251949
Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat. Offers a new way of examining the discipline of critical thinking. This text focuses on critical thinking as it applies to philosophy and cognition, rather than the typical 'formal logic lite' approach. It also helps students examine sources of information - from social exchanges, to science, to mainstream media - in detail.