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Critical Thinking - Flaws and Weaknesses

The purpose of this OER is to introduce students to the idea of flaws and weaknesses in arguments within a critical thinking context. Assuming only a very basic grasp of critical thinking (and including a link to a simple introduction to critical thinking for those unfamiliar) the material begins by asking and explaining what is meant by a flaw or weakness in an argument. The main part of the material then attempts to provide students with a...

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