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It"s critical!

David W. Booth

It"s critical!

Classroom strategies for promoting critical and creative comprehension

by David W. Booth

  • 381 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Pembroke Publishers in Markham, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Reading comprehension,
  • Critical thinking,
  • Creative thinking,
  • Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Booth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1050.45 .B665 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26624069M
    ISBN 101551382288
    ISBN 109781551382289
    OCLC/WorldCa233522137

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    The importance of critical thinking skills has even made its way to the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC). They have a belief that nurses must have good critical thinking skills in order to make appropriate and valid clinical judgments in practice. I might have found my new favorite book on honor and shame: Te-Li Lau’s Defending Shame: The Formative Power in Paul’s Letter. Most books relating honor, shame, and ethics come from philosophers and historians; this is the most extensive treatment by a theologian on the work of Paul. Lau is an associate professor in New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

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