The Resource Critical thinking : a concise guide, Tracy Bowell and Gary Kemp

Critical thinking : a concise guide, Tracy Bowell and Gary Kemp

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Critical thinking : a concise guide
Title
Critical thinking
Title remainder
a concise guide
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Bowell and Gary Kemp
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Language
eng
Summary
This book is a much-needed guide to argument analysis and a clear introduction to thinking clearly and rationally for oneself. Through precise and accessible discussion this book equips students with the essential skills require to tell a good argument from a bad one. The book features clear, jargon-free discussion of key concepts in argumentation. It tells how to avoid common confusions surrounding words such as 'truth', 'knowledge' and 'opinion'; how to identify and evaluate the most common types of argument; and, how to spot fallacies in arguments and tell good reasoning from bad. It features chapter summaries, glossaries and useful exercises
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
160 BOW
Index
index present
LC call number
B809.2
LC item number
.B69 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Critical thinking : a concise guide, Tracy Bowell and Gary Kemp
Label
Critical thinking : a concise guide, Tracy Bowell and Gary Kemp
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2005
  • Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
0415471834
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
Third edition.
Extent
x, 294 pages
Isbn
9780415471831
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) UH177713

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