Thought & knowledge : an introduction to critical thinking / Diane F. Halpern.

Author
Halpern, Diane F. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 2003.
Description
xii, 467 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 432-452) and indexes.
Contents
  • 1. Thinking: An Introduction
  • 2. Memory: The Acquisition, Retention, and Retrieval of Knowledge
  • 3. The Relationship Between Thought and Language
  • 4. Reasoning: Drawing Deductively Valid Conclusions
  • 5. Analyzing Arguments
  • 6. Thinking as Hypothesis Testing
  • 7. Likelihood and Uncertainty: Understanding Probabilities
  • 8. Decision Making
  • 9. Development of Problem-Solving Skills
  • 10. Creative Thinking
  • 11. The Last Word.
Other title(s)
Thought and knowledge
ISBN
  • 0805839658 (alk. paper)
  • 0805839666 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2002024594
OCLC
50065032
RCP
C - S
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