James Madison Critical Thinking Course

Item# 9781601441454
$44.39
Develop critical thinking skills by analyzing a variety of arguments in this court, while learning about fact and opinion, ambiguity, valid and invalid arguments, categorical syllogisms, inductive arguments, and informal... Read more

Develop critical thinking skills by analyzing a variety of arguments in this court, while learning about fact and opinion, ambiguity, valid and invalid arguments, categorical syllogisms, inductive arguments, and informal fallacies. Follow Dr. Stephanie Wise as she examines LAPD cases and learn to make informed decisions. Students will be exposed to logical arguments using various methods, including Venn diagrams, syllogisms, and Boolean and Aristotelian squares of opposition. This 534-page softcover book is indexed and suitable for secondary grades through adults. The James Madison Critical Thinking Course Instruction Answer Guide is available separately.

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Description

This book will help you develop critical thinking skills that are very important in school and in life. You will learn how to analyze different arguments and make your own reasoned arguments. You will also learn about things like fact versus opinion, valid and invalid arguments, and informal fallacies. The book follows Dr. Stephanie Wise as she examines LAPD cases and teaches you how to make informed decisions. Throughout the book, you will encounter different types of logical arguments and methods used to evaluate them, such as Venn diagrams, Boolean and Aristotelian squares, and syllogisms. This is a 534-page softcover book with an index, suitable for secondary grades through adults. The James Madison Critical Thinking Course Instruction Answer Guide is available separately.

Information

Subject: Electives

Grade: Grade 7-Grade 12

Brand: Critical Thinking Company

Publisher Date: 11/05/2010

Author: William O'Meara, Ph.D. & Daniel Flage, Ph.D.

Dimensions: 10.88 x 8.5 x 1.38

UPC: 9781601441454

Pages: 534