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Tools of Critical Thinking: Metathoughts for Psychology
This innovative text is designed to improve thinking skills through the application of 30 critical thinking principles?Metathoughts. These specialized tools and techniques are useful for approaching all forms of study, inquiry, and problem solving. Levy applies Metathoughts to a diverse array of issues in contemporary clinical, social, and cross-cultural psychology: identi ...more
Paperback, 298 pages
Published July 29th 2011 by Waveland Press
(first published December 30th 1996)
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I found this book to be very helpful as a psychology student. It pinpoints many fallacies and self serving biases that are both conscious and unconscious. It's similar to cognitive priming, once you are aware of it, it becomes apparent. I found the both to be both helpful and entertaining with a touch of humor and satire that made the read much more enjoyable than textbooks.