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ERIC Number: EJ586423
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0894-3907
Critical Thinking: Developing Intellectual Traits.
Elder, Linda; Paul, Richard
Journal of Developmental Education, v21 n3 p34-35 Spr 1998
Stresses that critical thinking is more than a set of skills; it also involves intellectual traits that should be cultivated. These traits include intellectual humility, courage, empathy, integrity, and perseverance; faith in reason; and fair-mindedness. Self-questioning is an important means of developing these traits. (SL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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