ERIC Number: EJ592282
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Thinking Critically about Global Environmental Issues.
Eflin, James C.; Eflin, Juli T.
Journal of Geography, v98 n2 p68-78 Mar-Apr 1999
Observes that students cannot be expected to make critical judgments on controversial issues like the global environment without some instruction in the logic of critical reasoning. Describes two argument forms, convergent reasoning and inference, and provides instructions for an interactive activity that uses examples from industrial ecology and global change. (DSK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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