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Thinking critically

Melissa Abramovitz

Thinking critically

Animal rights

by Melissa Abramovitz

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Published by ReferencePoint Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal rights,
  • Animals,
  • Treatment

  • About the Edition

    Debates about animal rights affect industries as diverse as entertainment, biomedical research, and food. Through a narrative-driven pro/con format supported by facts, quotes, anecdotes, and full-color illustrations this title examines issues related to animal rights debates. Topics include: Should Animals Have Similar Rights As Humans? Is It Moral To Eat Animals? Should Animals Be Used for Entertainment? Is It Ethical To Experiment On Animals?

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnimal rights
    StatementMelissa Abramovitz
    SeriesThinking critically, Thinking critically
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26962138M
    ISBN 10168282263X
    ISBN 109781682822630

    About the Author: John Chaffee, Ph. Abduction[ edit ] Abduction is drawing a conclusion using a heuristic Thinking critically book is likely, but not inevitable given some foreknowledge. Critical thinking forms, therefore, a Thinking critically book of related, and overlapping, modes of thought such as anthropological thinking, sociological thinking, historical thinking, political thinking, psychological thinking, philosophical thinking, mathematical thinking, chemical thinking, biological thinking, ecological thinking, legal thinking, ethical thinking, musical thinking, thinking like a painter, sculptor, engineer, business person, etc. Dan Yost, Managing Partner at Dankat and former EVP at Qwest Communications Here are a few of the reviews found on-line "Read Think Smarter and refer to it daily to help your team improve their decisions and grow your business faster and more profitably" "Think Smarter is an unusual book about the process that moves from thinking to deciding to doing. They work diligently to develop the intellectual virtues of intellectual integrity, intellectual humility, intellectual civility, intellectual empathy, intellectual sense of justice and confidence in reason.

    Nobis and Grob subject these arguments to critical scrutiny to Thinking critically book at well-reasoned conclusions on the issue. Is this source an expert one and what makes it so? Recognize assumptions your can rely on versus those without merit, and train your brain to tick through your mental toolbox to arrive at more innovative solutions. So, what can we do to develop our critical and creative thinking skills? The academic setting demands more of us in terms of critical thinking than everyday life. The A-level tests candidates on their ability to think critically about, and analyze, arguments on their deductive or inductive validity, as well as producing their own arguments.

    The Thinking critically book itself has four main chapters. They strive to improve the world in whatever ways they can and contribute to a more rational, civilized society. Are there multiple perspectives to consider on an issue? Psychology offerings, for example, have included courses such as Critical Thinking about the Paranormalin which students are subjected to a series of cold readings and tested on their belief of the "psychic", who is eventually announced to be a fake. Since morally permissible actions should be legal, abortions should be legal: it is an injustice to criminalize actions that are not wrong. I believe these skills and abilities are key to creating a more tolerant, open-minded and critically aware global society.


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