Thought & Knowledge: An Introduction to Critical Thinking

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Thinking: An Introduction
Contents
The Need for Critical Thinking Skills Intelligence and Thinking Skills
Thought and Knowledge The Nature of Intelligence
A Working Definition of Critical The Measurement of Intelligence
Thinking Learning to be Intelligent
What's Critical About Critical Becoming a Better Thinker: The Quick and Easy Way
Thinking?
Changing How People Think: Should Thinking About Thinking
It Be Done? Thinking as a Biological Process
Empirical Evidence That Thinking Can Be Improved Thinking as Imagery and Silent
Speech
Transfer of Training Preferred Modes of Thought
Learning to Think Critically: A Four Critical Thinking: Hollywood Style
Part Model A Framework for Thinking
A Skills Approach to Critical Becoming a Better Thinker: A Skills
Thinking Approach
The Disposition for Effortful Chapter Summary
Thinking and Learning Terms to Know
Performance-Competence
Distinction
Transfer of Training
Metacognitive Monitoring

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