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Thought : a very short introduction / by Bayne, Tim.;
Include bibliographical reference and index.What is thought? -- The mechanical mind -- The inner sanctum -- Brute thought -- 'They don't think like we do' -- Thought gone wrong -- The ethics of thought -- The limits of thought."In this lively Very Short Introduction, Tim Bayne explores the nature of thought. Drawing on research from philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, and anthropology, he examines what we know--and what we don't know--about one of the defining features of human nature: our capacity for thought."--P. [2] of cover.
Subjects: Thought and thinking.;
© 2013., Oxford University Press,
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Thinking critically / by Chaffee, John.;
Thinking -- Thinking critically -- Solving problems -- Perceiving and believing -- Constructing knowledge -- Language and thought -- Forming and applying concepts -- Relating and organizing -- Thinking critically about moral issues -- Constructing arguments -- Reasoning critically -- Thinking critically, living creatively.
Subjects: Thought and thinking.; Critical thinking.;
© c2012., Wadsworth/Clengage Learning,
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Constructing knowledge through reflection / by Homan, Anneliese.;
Subjects: Community Colleges.; Thought and thinking; Critical thinking.; Thinking.;
© 2006., League for Innovation in the Community College,
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Six weeks to a brain upgrade : a student's quick-start guide for using brain research to boost learning / by Zadina, Janet N.;
Week 1 - Learning and Success Start in Your Brain -- Week 2 - Using Your Senses to Enhance Learning -- Week 3 - Make Emotions Work for You, Not Against You -- Week 4 - Good Frontal Lobes = Success and a Good Life -- Week 5 - Make Remembering Easier -- Week 6 - Become a Better Learner for Now and for Life.This book could change your life. Scientists have discovered that you can change your brain and you can become more intelligent. This book is going to show you how. With only 30 brief tips you will learn how to be smarter, not just get a better grade. You can make important changes to your brain (inside book).
Subjects: Brain.; Thought and thinking.; Education.; Neuropsychology.;
© 2014., s.n.,
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How successful people think : change your thinking, change your life / by Maxwell, John C.,1947-;
Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-127).Cultivate big-picture thinking -- Engage in focused thinking -- Harness creative thinking -- Employ realistic thinking -- Utilize strategic thinking -- Explore possibility thinking -- Learn from reflective thinking -- Question popular thinking -- Benefit from shared thinking -- Practice unselfish thinking -- Rely on bottom-line thinking."New York Times"--Bestselling author Maxwell shares the 11 secrets highly successful people know to succeed in life and work.
Subjects: Success; Thought and thinking.; Achievement.; Thinking.;
© c2009., Center Street,
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Don't believe everything you think : the 6 basic mistakes we make in thinking / by Kida, Thomas E.(Thomas Edward),1951-;
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-278) and index.Introduction: a six pack of problems -- Weird beliefs and pseudoscientific thinking -- A gremlin on my shoulder -- Thinking like a scientist -- The role of chance and coincidence -- Seeing things that aren't there -- Seeing associations that aren't there -- Predicting the unpredictable -- Seeking to confirm -- How we simplify -- Framing and other decision snags -- Faulty memories -- The influence of others -- Epilogue: some final thoughts.Reveals six basic mistakes people make while thinking and explains how, by avoiding these mistakes, people can make better choices in all aspects of their life.
Subjects: Thought and thinking.; Error.; Cognition.; Learning.; Thinking.;
© 2006., Prometheus Books,
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Must. Push. Buttons! / by Good, Jason.; Krosoczka, Jarrett,illustrator.;
Illustrations and simple text reveal what a toddler is thinking while going through a typical day.
Subjects: Toddlers; Thought and thinking; Humorous stories.; Toddlers; Thought and thinking;
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Good thinking : seven powerful ideas that influence the way we think / by Cummins, Denise D.,author.;
Includes bibliographical references and index."Since the publication of the first edition of Good Thinking in 2012, we have become increasingly more tribal in our thinking: People have grown increasingly distrustful of reported facts that clash with their personal or political views, regardless of their veracity. We too often cavalierly dismiss such reports as "fake news" precisely because they don't jibe with our beliefs. For example, on June 26, 2019, Big League Politics1 posted an article claiming three migrants trying to enter the United States had been quarantined because they tested positive for Ebola. But government border officials had no record of this, and neither did the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. Despite this, the false report went viral on social media, and attempts to rein it in proved problematic.2 This is not an isolated case: A 2016 Pew poll found that nearly a quarter of Americans admitting to sharing made-up news stories"--The game of logic - what follows from what -- Moral judgment - how we tell right from wrong -- Analogical reasoning - the heart and soul of insight, discovery, and genius -- Scientific reasoning - proving what causes what -- Decision-making - choosing what is most likely to give you what you most want -- Game theory - when you're not the only one choosing -- Creative problem-solving - turning what you don't want into what you do want -- Into the weeds of logic - how it's done -- Into the weeds of moral judgment - how it's done -- Into the weeds of analogical reasoning - how it's done -- Into the weeds of scientific reasoning - how it's done -- Into the weeds of rational decision-making - how it's done -- Into the weeds of game theory - how it's done -- Into the weeds of problem-solving - how it's done.
Subjects: Thought and thinking.; Game theory.; Rational choice theory.;
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The art of thinking : a guide to critical and creative thought / by Ruggiero, Vincent Ryan.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Critical thinking.; Creative thinking.; Thought and thinking;
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Thinking like Einstein : returning to our visual roots with the emerging revolution in computer information visualization / by West, Thomas G.,1943-;
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-213) and index.
Subjects: Thought and thinking.; Visualization.; Information visualization;
© 2004., Prometheus Books,
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