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Think
Think
Written by Guy P. Harrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148072
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Think
Why You Should Question Everything
Written by Guy P. Harrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

Think more critically, learn to question everything, and don't let your own brain trip you up.
  
This fresh and exciting approach to science, skepticism, and critical thinking will enlighten and inspire readers of all ages. With a mix of wit and wisdom, it challenges everyone to think like a scientist, embrace the skeptical... Read more >
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Think
Why You Should Question Everything
Written by Guy P. Harrison


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

Think more critically, learn to question everything, and don't let your own brain trip you up.
  
This fresh and exciting approach to science, skepticism, and critical thinking will enlighten and inspire readers of all ages. With a mix of wit and wisdom, it challenges everyone to think like a scientist, embrace the skeptical... Read more >
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The Way of Science
The Way of Science
Written by Dennis R. Trumble
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ISBN: 9781616147556
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The Way of Science
Finding Truth and Meaning in a Scientific Worldview
Written by Dennis R. Trumble


Format: Trade Paperback, 375 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $20.00

How science can convey a profound sense of wonder, connectedness, and optimism about the human condition.

This book makes a compelling case that now more than ever the public at large needs to appreciate the critical-thinking tools that science has to offer and be educated in basic science literacy. The author emphasizes... Read more >
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The Way of Science
Finding Truth and Meaning in a Scientific Worldview
Written by Dennis R. Trumble


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

How science can convey a profound sense of wonder, connectedness, and optimism about the human condition.

This book makes a compelling case that now more than ever the public at large needs to appreciate the critical-thinking tools that science has to offer and be educated in basic science literacy. The author emphasizes... Read more >
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Bullspotting
Finding Facts in the Age of Misinformation
Written by Loren Collins


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $11.99

This entertaining and educational book applies the tools of critical thinking to identify the common features and trends among misinformation campaigns. With illustrations drawn from conspiracy theorists and deniers of every stripe, the author teaches readers how rumors are started, and the rhetorical techniques and logical fallacies often found in misleading... Read more >
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Bullspotting
Bullspotting
Written by Loren Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616146344
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Bullspotting
Finding Facts in the Age of Misinformation
Written by Loren Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 267 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $19.00

This entertaining and educational book applies the tools of critical thinking to identify the common features and trends among misinformation campaigns. With illustrations drawn from conspiracy theorists and deniers of every stripe, the author teaches readers how rumors are started, and the rhetorical techniques and logical fallacies often found in misleading... Read more >
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The Dialectical Method
The Dialectical Method
Written by Clark Butler
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ISBN: 9781616144890
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The Dialectical Method
A Treatise Hegel Never Wrote
Written by Clark Butler


Format: Trade Paperback, 276 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $39.00

Most people, if they have heard anything about Hegel, associate him with the "dialectical method" he claimed to use. The associated "Hegelian dialectic" is often cavalierly explained as thesis, antithesis, and synthesis. Yet, in fact, Hegel never wrote any substantial account of dialectical logic or dialectical method.

This book reopens the... Read more >
How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass
A Critical Thinker's Guide to Asking the Right Questions
Written by Christopher Dicarlo


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $11.99

In this witty, incisive guide to critical thinking the author provides you with the tools to allow you to question beliefs and assumptions held by those who claim to know what they’re talking about. These days there are many people whom we need to question: politicians, lawyers, doctors, teachers, clergy members... Read more >
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How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass
How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass
Written by Christopher Dicarlo
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ISBN: 9781616143978
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How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass
A Critical Thinker's Guide to Asking the Right Questions
Written by Christopher Dicarlo


Format: Trade Paperback, 398 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.00

In this witty, incisive guide to critical thinking the author provides you with the tools to allow you to question beliefs and assumptions held by those who claim to know what they’re talking about. These days there are many people whom we need to question: politicians, lawyers, doctors, teachers, clergy members... Read more >
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Believing Bullshit
Believing Bullshit
Written by Stephen Law
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616144111
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Believing Bullshit
How Not to Get Sucked into an Intellectual Black Hole
Written by Stephen Law


Format: Trade Paperback, 271 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $19.00

This book identifies eight key mechanisms that can transform a set of ideas into a psychological flytrap. The author suggests that, like the black holes of outer space, from which nothing, not even light, can escape, our contemporary cultural landscape contains numerous intellectual black-holes—belief systems constructed in such a way that... Read more >
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Believing Bullshit
How Not to Get Sucked into an Intellectual Black Hole
Written by Stephen Law


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

This book identifies eight key mechanisms that can transform a set of ideas into a psychological flytrap. The author suggests that, like the black holes of outer space, from which nothing, not even light, can escape, our contemporary cultural landscape contains numerous intellectual black-holes—belief systems constructed in such a way that... Read more >
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The Arithmetic of Life and Death
The Arithmetic of Life and Death
Written by George Shaffner
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ISBN: 9780307775740
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The Arithmetic of Life and Death

Written by George Shaffner


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $13.99

Whether you realize it or not, numbers are everywhere--and integral to almost every facet of your life . . . from your next raise in pay to the inevitable rise of inflation, your weekly family budget to your end of the national debt. And as George Shaffner amazingly reveals, there are... Read more >
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Rational Episodes
Rational Episodes
Written by Keith M. Parsons
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ISBN: 9781591027300
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Rational Episodes
Logic for the Intermittently Reasonable
Written by Keith M. Parsons


Format: Trade Paperback, 292 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $20.99

Logic is the skill that enables humans to think clearly, accurately, and rigorously and so to draw only the inferences that the evidence warrants. Some people, like scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and computer programmers, get plenty of on-the-job practice in thinking logically. The rest of us generally don’t.

In this accessible, concise yet... Read more >
The Logic of Alice
The Logic of Alice
Written by Bernard M. Patten
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026754
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The Logic of Alice
Clear Thinking in Wonderland
Written by Bernard M. Patten


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2008
Price: $21.99

Many commentaries have been devoted to Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. The interpretations range from Freudian analysis to speculations about the real-life people who may have inspired the animal characters.
In this unique approach to interpreting Alice, the fruit of ten years of research, Dr. Bernard M. Patten shows... Read more >
The Art of Deception
The Art of Deception
Written by Nicolas Capaldi and Miles Smit
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025320
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The Art of Deception
An Introduction to Critical Thinking
Written by Nicolas Capaldi and Miles Smit


Format: Trade Paperback, 277 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $22.99

Can you tell when you're being deceived?

This classic work on critical thinking — now fully updated and revised — uses a novel approach to teach the basics of informal logic. On the assumption that "it takes one to know one," the authors have written the book from the point of view... Read more >
Susan Haack
Susan Haack
Edited by Cornelis De Waal
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024224
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Susan Haack
A Lady of Distinction-The Philosopher Responds to Her Critics
Edited by Cornelis De Waal


Format: Hardcover, 362 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2006
Price: $35.99

In this critical appraisal of the work of philosopher Susan Haack, editor Cornelis de Waal has assembled sixteen original essays from outstanding international contributors together with responses from Haack on the points raised. The contributors address most of Haack’s key publications, from her early writings on metaphysics to her most recent... Read more >
Being Logical
Being Logical
Written by D.Q. McInerny
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ISBN: 9780812971156
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Being Logical
A Guide to Good Thinking
Written by D.Q. McInerny


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $14.00

Whether regarded as a science, an art, or a skill–and it can properly be regarded as all three–logic is the basis of our ability to think, analyze, argue, and communicate. Indeed, logic goes to the very core of what we mean by human intelligence. In this concise, crisply readable book, distinguished... Read more >
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The Undiscovered Wittgenstein
The Undiscovered Wittgenstein
Written by John W. Cook
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591022572
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The Undiscovered Wittgenstein
The Twentieth Century's Most Misunderstood Philosopher
Written by John W. Cook


Format: Hardcover, 437 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2005
Price: $59.99

Although Ludwig Wittgenstein is often described as the most important and interesting philosopher of the 20th century, it is also said that our fascination with him is a function of our bewilderment over who he really was and what his work stands for. There are many reasons for this, one of... Read more >
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