Becoming a Critical Thinker: A User-Friendly Manual, 7th edition

  • Sherry DIestler


Becoming a Critical Thinker helps you become a thoughtful decision maker and a confident advocate for your beliefs. Author Sherry Diestler guides you to develop the skills you'll need to successfully evaluate the many claims we face as citizens, learners, consumers and human beings.

Table of contents

1. Foundations of Arguments
2. Values and Ethics
3. Reality Assumptions
4. Inductive Arguments
5. Inductive Generalizations
6. Reasoning Errors
7. The Power of Language
8. Suggestion in Media
9. Fair-Mindedness
10. Persuasive Speaking

Published by Pearson (July 12th 2019) - Copyright © 2020