ERIC Number: EJ638495
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Using Critical Thinking To Conduct Effective Searches of Online Resources.
Brem, Sarah K.; Boyes, Andrea J.
Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation, v7 n7 2000
Complements guidelines addressing the mechanics of online searching by considering how treating searching as exercises in critical thinking can improve the use of online resources. Discusses metacognition, hypothesis testing, and argumentation, with illustrative examples and links to tools that facilitate the searching process. (SLD)
Descriptors: Computer Literacy, Critical Thinking, Hypothesis Testing, Metacognition, Online Searching, Search Strategies
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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