Thinking Well

A Creative Commons (Free) Logic and Critical Thinking textbook complete with practice/homework exercises

Thinking Well – 2nd Edition

Table of Contents:

  • Basic Concepts of Logic and Critical Thinking
  • Language, Meaning, and Definition
  • Argument Mapping
    • Including Missing Assumptions and Objections
  • Informal Fallacies
  • Basics of Categorical Logic
  • Propositional Logic
    • Including Symbolization and Truth Tables
  • Natural Deduction
    • Including 14 rules of Implication and Replacement (8 and 6 respectively)
  • Inductive Reasoning, Hypothetical Reasoning, Causal Reasoning, Statistical Reasoning (informal), etc.
  • Ethical Reasoning and Evaluation
  • Mental Heuristics and Biases