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Why think?

Sara Stanley

Why think?

philosophical play from 3-11

by Sara Stanley

  • 374 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Games in philosophy education,
  • Primary Education,
  • Philosophy,
  • Activity programs,
  • Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSara Stanley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB52.5 .S68 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25121887M
    ISBN 109781441193605, 9781441167538, 9781441183651
    LC Control Number2011046918

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"Why Think. is Ronnie de Sousa at his brilliant best-- immensely learned, witty, bold, and a model of clarity. This book is a timely balance to the weight of data emphasizing the emotions and nonconscious processing in decision-making. It weaves coherent story out of a lot of bits and pieces lying about in loose confusion."Cited by: This is a book I would really like to like; and has a premise that I think no rational, thinking person disagrees with: it is important and useful to apply critical thinking, use evidence and reason when making decisions.

So far so good. However, the book fails by its own standards; apparently LeGault forgets that he is supposed to think/5().

Why Think. will enable practitioners of children aged to confidently turn their classrooms into spaces where thinking, challenging and reasoning become as natural as play.

In this book, the author of But Why. explores how to maximise philosophical play through activities, games and parental engagement. This is a great book on how the mind works, what we can do to change our thinking, and hence live a more fulfilling life.

I love the way it is broken into two main parts: first we learn how thinking works, and why we often create invisible purposes that don't serve us, and seemingly contradict our visible goals.5/5(4). Simon Blackburn is a terrific writer. This is philosophy writing at its best.

I dont know why more philosophers dont try to write popular philosophy books. 'Think' is a superb introductory philosophy book for everyone. There are 8 chapters: Knowledge, Mind, Free Will, The Self, God, Reasoning, The World, and What to Do/5. Guidelines for Philosophical Discussion.

By Nathaniel Mahlberg Reading “Oh the Thinks you can Think” by Dr. Seuss with elementary school children would be a lively way to inspire a conversation among the students about puzzling philosophical matters such as the nature of thought, imagination, reality, art, and representation, as well as issues of possibility and.

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I don't say that lightly. I don't say that lightly. In Author: Elizabeth Ballou. Think-alouds have been described as "eavesdropping on someone's thinking." With this strategy, teachers verbalize aloud while reading a selection orally.

Their verbalizations include describing things they're doing as they read to monitor their comprehension. The purpose of the think-aloud strategy is to model for students how skilled readers construct meaning from a text.

Each book that is banned or censored is done so for the content within the pages. There are a few common reasons that books have been banned or censored in schools, libraries, and book stores. Racial Issues: About and/or encouraging racism towards one or more group of people. Encouragement of "Damaging" Lifestyles: Content of book encourages.

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Why Johnny Can t Think is an odd book, if you can even call it a book. Its tone, thesis, and style are defiantly anti-academic.

Many would call it anti-in-tellectual and so it is, if the life of the mind is equated with the people we call intellectuals. It doesn t rely on charts and statistics; it appeals to common sense.4/4(16).

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Feynman was undoubtedly one of the great names of twentieth century science, and a remarkable individual. His "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!” is an exceptional book: definitely 5++. The sequel, “What do you care what other people think?”, is perhaps not quite as good, being somewhat disjointed, but it is clearly still a solid 5 by: With all the progress in all these fields and many more, people still get a philology major who can quote by heart other ignoramuses about "why we think".

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