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The Power of Critical Thinking: Second Canadian Edition Paperback – Jan 27 2010


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  • Paperback: 552 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (Jan. 27 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0195431227
  • ISBN-13: 978-0195431223
  • Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 1.8 x 25.4 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 998 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #57,619 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Critical thinking and logic courses are intimidating, sometimes negative experiences for students. If this is your experience, I recommend The Power of Critical Thinking to you as a great tool for teaching the basics." --Ken Kirkwood, University of Western Ontario

"I found [The Power of Critical Thinking] more readable, accessible, and engaging than the other critical thinking texts I've read or used. I think it is really pitched at the right level for introductory students in critical thinking. Its exemplary organization, comprehensive coverage of essential topics in critical thinking, ample bank of exercises, and the corresponding website with student and lecturer resources, certainly made my job much easier." --Glen Hoffmann, Ryerson University

"I appreciate the Canadian examples. . . The overall style is lively and encourages student engagement." --John Wilkinson, Wilfrid Laurier University

About the Author

Lewis Vaughn is a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Chris MacDonald is Associate Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator in the Department of Philosophy at Saint Mary's University in Halifax.

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By Neelam on Dec 21 2013
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Ordered this because I needed it for my philosophy class, I knew it was the second edition and not the third but it was perfectly fine for my class. The information and explanations were just as good.

It was in perfect condition when it arrived. I was very pleased! Such a good deal. Something like only 28.00 "used" though it didnt seem used at all! Perfect and I sold it for more than it was worth!
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By Christ1st on Feb. 3 2013
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This is a great text for 1 year level university students to expand on how and why they think what they do, and why we should not simply take everything at face value. Excellent seller, quick and accurate.
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The book was in great condition. I am using it for school and I purchased it for significantly less than other students.
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By Connor on Sept. 29 2014
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a lot better quality than I thought - looks brand new!
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