Critical thinking / Brooke Noel Moore, Richard Parker ; with help in chapter 12 from Nina Rosenstand and Anita Silvers.
Contributor(s): Parker, Richard B.Call number: 160 M821C 2017 Material type: BookPublisher: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education, c2017. Edition: 12th ed., International ed.Description: xxii, 492 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781259921315 (pbk.).Subject(s): Critical thinking
Don't believe everything you think -- Two kinds of reasoning -- Clear thinking, critical thinking, and clear writing -- Credibility -- Rhetoric, the art of persuasion -- Relevance (red herring) fallacies -- Induction fallacies -- Formal fallacies and fallacies of language -- Deductive arguments I: categorical logic -- Deductive arguments II: truth-functional logic -- Inductive reasoning -- Moral, legal, and aesthetic reasoning.