"Critical Thinking : A Methodology for Interpreting Information 'deconstructs' common errors in thinking and teaches students to become smarter consumers of research results. Written to complement a textbook or a collection of readings, this brief methods book strengthens students' ability to interpret information whenever and wherever data are used. It includes a wide range of examples along with end of chapter exercises for further discussion. This book will be a coursebook for the undergraduate social science courses where critical thinking, numeracy, and data literacy are common learning objectives"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Numeracy Sampling and generalizability Probability and coincidence Visual thinking Correlation and causation Scientific thinking Fact, opinion, and logical reasoning.
B809.2 .N37 2017
Available in Other Form
Online version: Nardi, Peter M. Critical thinking. Oakland, California : University of California Press, 
Oakland, California : University of California Press,