An Introduction to Critical Thinking and Creativity: Think by J. Y. F. Lau

By J. Y. F. Lau

A invaluable consultant on creativity and important considering to enhance reasoning and decision-making skills

Critical pondering talents are crucial in nearly any box of analysis or perform the place participants have to converse rules, make judgements, and learn and remedy difficulties. An creation to severe considering and Creativity: imagine extra, imagine Better outlines the required instruments for readers to develop into severe in addition to inventive thinkers. by means of gaining a realistic and good starting place within the simple ideas that underlie serious pondering and creativity, readers becomes built to imagine in a extra systematic, logical, and inventive demeanour.

Creativity is required to generate new rules to resolve difficulties, and demanding pondering evaluates and improves an concept. those options are uniquely brought as a unified entire because of their dependence on one another. every one bankruptcy introduces suitable theories together with real-life examples and findings from cognitive technology and psychology to demonstrate how the theories may be utilized in several fields and careers. An emphasis on how theoretical rules of reasoning might be useful and priceless in way of life is featured, and distinctive sections on presentation innovations, the research of that means, decision-making, and reasoning approximately own and ethical values also are highlighted.

All chapters finish with a collection of routines, and precise options are supplied on the finish of the ebook. A significant other site beneficial properties on-line tutorials that extra discover themes together with that means research, argument research, good judgment, information, and strategic pondering, in addition to extra workouts and multimedia assets for persisted learn.

An creation to serious pondering and Creativity is a wonderful publication for classes on severe considering and common sense on the undergraduate and graduate degrees. The e-book additionally serves as a self-contained research advisor for readers attracted to the themes of serious considering and creativity as a unified whole.

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