Learn about Critical Thinking

Read the article “The Mistrust of Science” on the Dawkins Foundation website.

What is it?

According to Dictionary.com

the mental process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating information to reach an answer or conclusion.

Am I doing it now?

Do You

  • challenge your own thinking.
    posses curiosity.
  • You want evidence when someone makes an assertion. analyze your own assumptions and assertions by yourself and others.
  • change your position on an issue as evidence becomes available.
  • ask for clarification.

Are you

  • skeptical
  • objective
  • open minded

How do I learn?

There are a number of sites that help you learn critical thinking – here are a few.