How important is critical thinking in all areas of the curriculum? This short, inexpensive guide is designed to assist students discover ways to think critically in any subject-matter course. A combination of instruction and exercises shows them how to use critical thinking to more fully appreciate the power of the discipline they’re studying, to see its connections to other fields and to their day by day lives, to handle an overview of the field so they may be able to see the parts with regards to the whole, and to turn out to be active learners slightly than passive recipients of information. The model of critical thinking (used all over the book) is with regards to the elements of reasoning, standards, and critical thinking processes. This model is well-suited to thinking through any problem or question.
Learning to Think Things Through: A Guide to Critical Thinking Across the Curriculum (3rd Edition)