crtical thinking

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  1. values
    untstates idea that people see as worthwhile
  2. issue
    is a question or controversy responsible for the conversation or discussion. It is the stimulus for what is being said
  3. descrptive issue
    are those that raise questions about the accuracy of descriptions of the past, present, future
  4. presecrptive issue
    raise question about what we should do or what is right or wrong
  5. conclusion
    the statement in which the speaker or writer wishes you accept
  6. identify the conlcusion
    ask what the writer or speaker is trying to prove
  7. reasons
    explanation or rationales for why we should beleive a particular conclusion
  8. argument
    consists of a conclusion and the reasons that allegedly support it.
  9. ambiguity
    existance of multiple possible meanings for a word or phrase
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crtical thinking
2012-04-13 22:10:18
crtitical thinking terms

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