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ERIC Number: EJ544513
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0039-8322
A Critical Approach to Critical Thinking in TESOL.
Atkinson, Dwight
TESOL Quarterly, v31 n1 p71-94 Spr 1997
Argues that teachers of English as a Second Language should be cautious in using critical thinking pedagogies in the classroom. Notes that critical thinking is a social practice attracting criticism for being exclusive and that skills related to critical thinking are culturally based and do not seem to transfer beyond a narrow instructional context. (99 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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