Week One Assignments
Enjoyed reading your thoughtful response. In particular, I appreciated your recognition and comments that typically critical thinking is limited to some form of problem-solving or strategic thinking process. A more substantive concept of critical thinking will take us well beyond this and does include intellectual standards, and Paulian critical thinking stresses the importance of fair-minded thinking. We will learn later about strong-sense critical thinking which is aimed at finding the truth and best path of reasoning while weak-sense critical thinking is focused on self-serving, egocentric motives.