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Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 1, The Necessity of Thinking about Thinking
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directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 1 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 33 mins
Start by learning how to think about thinking itself (an act known as metacognition). Dr. Novella reveals how to distinguish good science from bad science; the individual steps involved in the critical thinking process; and how we can use critical thinking to break down topics such as the existence of UFOs.
directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 1 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 33 mins
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Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 3, Errors of Perception
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directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 3 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 33 mins
A solid understanding of metacognition relies on an understanding of the nature of perception. First, examine the nature of how our brains acquire and process information. Then, investigate the ways we can be deceived by what we perceive in phenomena such as attentional blindness, change blindness, and optical ill...
directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 3 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 33 mins
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Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 24, Critical Thinking and Science in Your Life
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directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 24 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 32 mins
In the course's final lecture, Dr. Novella leaves you with some final thoughts on thinking more critically in your everyday life. These include accepting humility in the face of your own knowledge; understanding -- but not denying -- your emotions and their influence on thinking; and accepting the need to be comfo...
directed by Jonathan Leven, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Tony Hidenrick, fl. 2012-2014, Teaching Company, in Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills, Lecture 24 (Chantilly, VA: Great Courses, 2012), 32 mins
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Basic Writings in the History of Psychology
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with Robert I. Watson, Sr. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1979, originally published 1979), 420 page(s)
with Robert I. Watson, Sr. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1979, originally published 1979), 420 page(s)
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