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What’s critical thinking, and why be critical thinkers?

This week I’m starting a series of talks centred on critical thinking. This first presentation looks at the two key pillars of critical thinking, logic and background knowledge, or knowledge of the world. I will argue that to be a … Continue reading

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Thinking in the Middle Ages

The first post to this blog started from its name, connected to the novel The Name of the Rose. I meant to explain in that post why The Name of the Rose is connected with a deeper layer of significance, … Continue reading

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