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"Critical thinking is reasonable,
reflective thinking that is focused on deciding
what to believe or do." - Robert Ennis


"It is clear that thought is not free if the profession
of certain opinions make it impossible to earn a living."

Bertrand Russell


Critical Thinking

What is the Hegelian Dialectic?

Introduction to Critical Thinking

"Better than a hundred years lived in ignorance, without contemplation, is one single day of life lived in wisdom and in deep contemplation." - Dhammapada

"In a world of shallow values, instant gratification, and quick fixes, critical thinking is for those few that see the benefit of intellectual traits, standards and abilities that enable them to cut through the propaganda, the information blitz, and make sense of the world." - Richard Paul


Critical thinking is analytical thinking.

Critical thinking questions are used to explore mental models.

Critical thinking is a process for actively exploring situations looking for a solution to the problem in hand.

Critical thinking involves being skeptical:

identifying ambiguities and assumptions,
identifying contradictions,
deciding whether a definition is adequate,
examining the logic leading to a given conclusion,
judging whether a statement is overly general,
critiquing the application of principles and concepts,
and determining whether a statement made by authority is relevant


"Thinking isn't rewarded because it isn't wanted. The idea of creating the need to gain admission to an elite university is to make sure bright students channel their energies in approved ways, leaving as little time as possible for independent study and thinking. Their study is just a test of ambition, endurance and intelligence.

If a student puts up with such study, he is hooked and will do whatever it takes to get ahead. The expected result of such Pavlovian training is the ideal corporate, deregulation or university employee. One who will automatically think only along approved lines, going along with whatever is demanded of him to get along. "- Raymond J. Rostan


conclusions

"For our society to suceed and thrive, people must be able to come to conclusions through some sort of deductive process."- Charles W. Buckman

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