- Paperback: 234 pages
- Publisher: Amazon (January 30, 2005)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0974531510
- ISBN-13: 978-0974531519
- Package Dimensions: 8.9 x 6.5 x 0.7 inches
- Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 66 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #44,728 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The Thinking Toolbox: Thirty-five Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills
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This book is like a toolbox, full of different kinds of tools you can use for different thinking tasks. Just as you use the wrench in a regular tool box to fix the sink, so you can use the tools we give you inthis book to solve thinking problems.
-When it is dumb to argue
-Using the scientific method
-Five rules of brainstorming
-Who has a reason to lie?
-How to analyze opposing viewpoints
-How to analyze evidence and sources
-How to list reasons why you believe something
-And much more
We wrote this book for children and adults who want to learn logic and critical thinking skills.
The Thinking Toolbox follows the same style as The Fallacy Detective with lessons and exercises and an answer key in the back.
-Fun to use not dry like a math textbook
-Can be used after The Fallacy Detective
-Introductory teaches skills you can use right away
-For ages twelve and older
-Over 60 cartoon illustrations by Richard LaPierre
- Format: Paperback
- Publication Date: 1/30/2005
- Pages: 234