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Clear thinking

a practical introduction

by Hyman Ruchlis

  • 359 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Critical thinking.,
  • Reasoning.,
  • Thought and thinking.,
  • Reasoning.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses reasoning and clear thinking, including such aspects as the nature of facts, language and reasoning, false analogies, and prejudice.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHy Ruchlis with Sandra Oddo ; foreword by Isaac Asimov ; [illustrations by Albert Sarney ... et al.].
    ContributionsOddo, Sandra., Sarney, Albert, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF441 .R78 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 271 p. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1875692M
    ISBN 100879755946
    LC Control Number90035711

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    The book is anchored in “The Maker Thesis,” which claims that “ there are certain discoveries of the natural sciences [that] (1) support the inference that there is a mind behind the universe with whom we share kinship, and (2) suggest that this mind intended the success of the natural sciences” (Travis 25).   Quick Thinking On Your Feet was Valerie's first book. Her second book Focus: The Art of Clear Thinking was released in May and was called 'The definitive guide to success. Pierce is a master at her craft' by the Sunday Business Post. For further information about Clear and Critical thinking, visit her website: Clear Critical ThinkingPages:


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The Art of Thinking Clearly Rolf Dobelli First published in Great Britain in by Sceptre An imprint of Hodder & Stoughton and eventually to this book. Please keep in mind three things as you peruse these pages: first, the list of fallacies in this book is not complete.

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