9780199385423

The Power of Critical Thinking Effective Reasoning about Ordinary and Extraordinary Claims

  • ISBN 13:

    9780199385423

  • ISBN 10:

    0199385424

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 09/15/2015
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

Extend Your Rental at Any Time

Need to keep your rental past your due date? At any time before your due date you can extend or purchase your rental through your account.

Rental Options

List Price $99.14 Save

Free Shipping Free Shipping On Every Order
Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days

Summary

The Power of Critical Thinking: Effective Reasoning About Ordinary and Extraordinary Claims, Fifth Edition, explores the essentials of critical reasoning, argumentation, logic, and argumentative essay writing while also incorporating important topics that most other texts leave out, such as "inference to the best explanation," scientific reasoning, evidence and authority, visual reasoning, and obstacles to critical thinking.

FEATURES

* Hundreds of diverse exercises, examples, and illustrations

* Text boxes that apply critical thinking to student experience

* Step-by-step guidelines for evaluating claims, arguments, and explanations

* A glossary of important terms and many reminders, summaries, and review notes

Author Biography

Read more

Table of Contents

Read more

Write a Review