Introduction.- Glossary.- Acknowledgements.- What is Critical
Thinking?.- How Well Do You Think? Develop Your Thinking Skills.-
What's Their Point? Identifying Arguments.- Is it an Argument?
Argument and Non-Argument.- How Well Do They Say It? Clarity,
Consistency and Structure.- Reading Between the Lines: Recognising
Underlying Assumptions and Implicit Arguments.- Does it Add Up?
Identifying Flaws in the Argument.- Where's the Proof? Finding and
Evaluating Sources of Evidence.- Critical Reading and Note-Making:
Critical Selection, Interpretation and Noting of Source Material.-
Critical, Analytical Writing: Critical Thinking When Writing.-
Where's the Analysis? Evaluating Critical Writing.- Critical
Reflection.- Critical Thinking for Your Future Career and
Employability.- Texts for Activities.
Stella Cottrell is an international bestselling author, with over a million sales worldwide. Her other titles include The Study Skills Handbook, Critical Thinking Skills, Skills for Success, The Macmillan Student Planner, The Exam Skills Handbook and Mindfulness for Students. Stella was formerly Director of Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, and Pro Vice-Chancellor for Learning and Teaching at the University of East London.