Acknowledged author William Hughes wrote Critical Thinking: An Introduction to the Basic Skills - Seventh Edition comprising 488 pages back in 2014. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 155481197X and 9781554811977. Since then Critical Thinking: An Introduction to the Basic Skills - Seventh Edition textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $15.27 or rent at the marketplace.
Critical Thinking is a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the essential skills of good reasoning. The authors provide a thorough treatment of such central topics as deductive and inductive reasoning, logical fallacies, how to recognize and avoid ambiguity, and how to distinguish what is relevant from what is not. Later chapters discuss the application of critical thinking skills to particular topics and tasks, including scientific reasoning, moral reasoning, legal reasoning, media analysis, and essay writing. The book also provides complimentary access to a companion website containing additional questions, flashcards, and other useful critical thinking resources.