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Teaching students to think critically / Chet Meyers.

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  • OCLC: ocm13821792
  • ISBN: 1555420117 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781555420116 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xv, 131 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Jossey-Bass, 1986.

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Note: Includes index.
Bibliography: Bibliography: p. 121-125.
Contents: Part 1: Understanding critical thinking -- What critical thinking means across the disciplines -- Examining the process of critical thought -- Part 2: Steps in teaching critical thinking -- Developing students' capacities for abstract thought -- Fostering student interest and motivation -- Structuring classes to promote critical thought -- Designing effective written assignments -- Sharing, challenging, supporting: the personal side of teaching critical thinking -- Part 3: Building commitment to critical thinking in college -- Becoming teachers of critical thinking: a seminar model -- Why critical a thinking should be a part of every course.
Subject: Whitman College > Center for Teaching and Learning collection.
Thought and thinking > Study and teaching.
Thought and thinking.

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