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ERIC Number: EJ532615
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0015-718X
The Use of Critical Thinking Skills in Literary Analysis.
Esplugas, Celia; Landwehr, Margarete
Foreign Language Annals, v29 n3 p449-61 Aut 1996
Argues that a successful foreign-language literature class is one in which the instructor enables the students to exercise their critical thinking skills in interpreting a text. By applying cognitive skills in a systematic manner when analyzing literary works, students learn to substantiate their interpretations through well-reasoned arguments and become aware of the reasoning process itself. (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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