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Teaching critical thinking skills

Mal Leicester

Teaching critical thinking skills

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Critical thinking -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMal Leicester.
    SeriesIdeas in action
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1590.3 .L47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23169847M
    ISBN 109780826435439
    LC Control Number2009005718


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