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Ambiguity and Vagueness-- human purpose brings clarity to multifunction words
Analysis & Evaluation -- an expanded palette of articles and materials
Analyzing Controversy - a practical manual
Analyzing Controversy Study Guide -- conflicts of meaning, authority, values
Authority, Fact&Value -- Interconnections&Dependencies
Brainteaser: connecting points in a depleted plane -- suprising continuity
Brainteaser Solution-- shows continuity without rational points
The Case for Case -- "me" is not a substandard word.
Charts & Diagrams -- a library
Common Errors in Logic and Rhetoric -- common but widely unappreciated.
Conjunctive Fallacy: a fallacy itself?
Constructive Criticism. What is it? -- Well done, it helps.
Core Concepts BIBLIOGRAPHY weblinks to articles and other sources
Controversy Worksheet --problems of understanding, authority, and value.
Critical Assessment and Values in Education -- developing critical intelligence
Critique of Arguments: the quick & dirty method -- valid argument when soundness may not matter.
Delegitimating Interests:-- confusing fact and valuation
Detecting Fallacies -- examining crucial assumptions
Developing Interrogatories -- consistency in questioning
Diagramming Concepts --Reasoning with Venn diagrams
Educationists and Their Vanities -- Kneller's Criticisms of Teacher Education
of Practical Reasoning -- examining assumptions,
Every Child Above Average -- it's so crazy it might just work.
Generative Schemata for Organizing Ideas -- graphics
Hidden Logic. An introduction to the analysis of informal argument -- theory and practice pages.
Illogic and Dissimulation in School Reform -- the fallacies that sell the product.
Indeterminacy of Consensus -- expecting too much from
Inquiry Blockers -- Stultifying further questioning
Three Interaction Analysis Systems- charts and observation grid. Theory analysis.
parallel structures of thought.
Justice vs Expedience. Conceptual analysis -- group activity
Model Cases for Analysis -- defining paradigms and acceptable deviants.
Models of Reasoning -- embellishments on Toulmin's structure of argument model
From non-Science to Nonsense -- All A Can X? What?
The Plagiarism Book -- How (Not) to do it. The blade cuts both ways.
Program Planning Dilemmas -- supporting arguments for competitive proposals.
Rationales for Intervention -- justifying butting in.
Reconstructing Assumptions -- exercise in argument building
Reifications -- dehumanizing slogans
Slogans BIBLIOGRAPHY weblinks to articles and other sources
Sorting Philosophies -- simple, but somewhat effective.
Task Structure and Ability -- simulation What trying harder can't control.
Transformational Exercises in English -- Deducing grammar.
Types of Heuristics -- Gigerenzer's quickies compared to standard procedures
Using Counterexamples -- How to construct them.
What's the Connection? -- exercises in uncovering assumptions
What Can Be Measured? -- Not everything. Which things?
What is a Problem? -- What you think makes a difference.
What is a synopsis? -- How to do one.
Worry Reducer. Analytic relief for paranoids (via Kahnemann & Tversky). -- worksheet