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Critical Thinking and Rejection of Risk

Posted: May 15, 2014-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: critical thinking, science-Tags: ideas, thinking

A bird in the hand is worth two in a bush. A penny saved is a penny earned. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. The English language is filled with countless expressions, sayings and proverbs that give voice to mankind’s natural aversion to risk. People are constantly weighing the risk of an action versus […]

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The Power of Why? Critical Thinking and Creativity

Posted: March 31, 2014-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: critical thinking

    Socrates is often considered to be one of the fathers of critical thinking. As one of the greatest logicians of all time, he used his considerable mental prowess to quiz his students with his namesake methodology – Socratic Questioning. Socrates once said,“ I know that I know nothing.” And Socratic Questions encourages us […]

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