By David R. Morrow,Anthony Weston
- Updated and stronger homework exercises—nearly one 3rd are new—to make sure that the examples proceed to resonate with students.
- Increased assurance of medical reasoning, demonstrating how clinical reasoning dovetails with severe pondering extra generally
- Two new actions within which scholars examine arguments of their unique shape, as supplied in short decisions from the unique texts.
- The whole textual content of Rulebook, supplemented with wide factors and exercises.
- Homework workouts tailored from quite a lot of arguments in a large choice of sources.
- Practical suggestion to assist scholars succeed.
- Model solutions to odd-numbered difficulties, together with commentaries at the strengths and weaknesses of chosen pattern solutions and additional dialogue of a few of the great highbrow, philosophical, or moral matters they raise.
- Detailed directions for in-class actions and take-home assignments.
- An appendix on mapping arguments, giving scholars a great advent to this important ability in developing advanced and multi-step arguments and comparing them.
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A Workbook for Arguments, Second Edition: A Complete Course in Critical Thinking by David R. Morrow,Anthony Weston
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