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Logic and Critical Thinking


Logic and Critical Thinking

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This course provides an introduction to critical thinking, informal logic, and a small amount of formal logic; its purpose is to provide students with the basic tools of analytical reasoning. Topics include analysis of arguments, fallacious reasoning, and the application of critical thinking to moral reasoning. This free course may be completed online at any time. See course site for detailed overview and learning outcomes. (Philosophy 102)
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 06, 2013
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Reflective Equilibrium, Causality, Morality, Truth Tables, Validity, Venn Diagrams, Correlation, Induction, Syllogism, Deduction, Logic, Relativism, Meaning, Argument, Creative Thinking, Fallacies, Scientific Reasoning, Formalization, Philosophy, Strategic Reasoning


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Material Version: 0
Cost Involved: no
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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