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CRITICAL THINKING  - updated 29 June 2017



'A Practical Guide to Critical Thinking' by Greg Haskins - Download here

'Becoming a Critical Thinker - A Guide for the New Millennium' by Robert Todd Carroll - Amazon.com link here

Critical Thinkers Academy website - Link here

Online Model for Learning the Elements and Standards of Critical Thinking - Link here

Skeptic website - Link here

The Critical Thinking Community - Link here

'The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion' by Jonathan Haidt, 2012 - Amazon.com link here

'The Thinker's Guide to Analytic Thinking: How to Take Thinking Apart and What to Look for When You Do' by Linda Elder and Richard Paul, 2012 - Amazon.com link here

Wireless Philosophy Open Access Philosophy - Link here

Wireless Philosophy Open Access Philosophy - ‘Critical Thinking’ - A series of 33 short videos - YouTube link here

Wireless Philosophy Open Access Philosophy - YouTube Videos link here

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Reliability of Information - updated 23 April 2017

'Commentary: Knowledge in the Trump era? Time to read Plato, again.' - Arthur Caplan - Chicago Tribune January 24, 2017 link here

'Creating Informed Citizens Should Be Education's Goal' - Arnold Packer - Education Week 15 March 2016 link here

FactCheck.org: A Project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center - Link here

‘Fake News, Facts, and Alternative Facts’ - University of Michigan Teach-Out - YouTube link here

“Fake News, Facts, and Alternative Facts: Learn how to distinguish between credible news sources and identify information biases to become a critical consumer of information’ - University of Michigan Teach-out Series - Enrolment link here

'Fake News, Lies and Propaganda: How to Sort Fact from Fiction' - University if Michigan Library - Link here

'How the Internet Is Loosening Our Grip on the Truth' - Farhad Manjoo - New York Times 2 November 2016 link here

Media Bias/Fact Check (MBFC News) - Link here

'Why we trust, and why that’s changing online' - Danny Funt, Chava Gourarie, and Jack Murtha - CJR 17 June 2017 link here

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Online Debating - updated 13 April 2017

DebateGraph - Link here

Debatepedia Environmental Portal Link here       

International Debate Education Association - Link here

Deliberatorium - Link here     Introduction to Deliberatorium - YouTube link here
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Argument Mapping - updated 13 April 2017

‘How to make and use argument maps: Avoid endless discussions’ - Edgar Hartel - YouTube link here

Araucaria 3.1 - Argument Mapping Software (Free - historical)  - Link here        Description of Araucaria - Link here

Argumentative - Argument Mapping software (Free - historical) - Download link here

Argunet - Argument Mapping Software (Free - current) - Link here

Rationale - Argument Mapping Software (Commercial - current) - Link here

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Concept Mapping - updated 15 April 2017
SimpleMind Pro - Concept Mapping Software (Commercial) - Link here
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Dialogue Mapping - updated 15 April 2017
CogNexus Institute - Dedicated to Building Shared Understanding of Wicked Problems - Link here

Compendium - Dialogue Mapping Software (Free) - Link here

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