ERIC Number: EJ549446
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Critical Thinking Ability and Disposition as Factors of Performance on a Written Critical Thinking Test.
Taube, Kurt T.
Journal of General Education, v46 n2 p129-64 1997
Reviews the literature on dispositional factors related to critical thinking, focusing on two characteristics: individuals' need for cognition and tolerance of ambiguity. Describes a study of 198 university students investigating the relationship between critical thinking skills and disposition, reporting a strong correlation between ability and disposition. (84 citations) (AJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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