Study and Critical Thinking Skills in College (5th Edition) by Kathleen T. McWhorter
Study and Critical Thinking Skills in College (5th Edition)
Author: Kathleen T. McWhorter
Title: Study and Critical Thinking Skills in College (5th Edition)
ISBN10: 0321089235
ISBN13: 978-0321089236
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Longman; 5 edition (August 9, 2002)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1764 kb
Size epub: 1834 kb
Rating: 4.4 ✪
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Category: Reference
Subcategory: Writing, Research & Publishing Guides

Presenting a unique integration of study and critical thinking skills designed to help readers achieve college success, Study and Critical Thinking Skills in College discusses the active learning strategies and techniques that develop readers' proficiency in interacting with academic material. The author emphasizes the cognitive approach to learning, the basis for how to apply study skills to academic disciplines, and how to identify early warning signs of academic difficulty. Critical thinking tips and activities are included in every chapter. The book includes comprehensive coverage of how to apply study skills to academic disciplines and instruction on how to identify early warning signs of academic difficulty. At the end of every chapter, "Thinking Ahead" sections offer readers pragmatic motivation for excelling in college: their success in work depends on it. This integrated coverage of workplace material is exciting and unique. Integrated coverage of using electronic channels to enhance various study skills emphasizes the importance of mastering these new forms of communication and research. For those interested in developing their study skills.