Tag: critical thinking

Book – The Power of Pause

Book – The Power of Pause

The Power of Pause: How to be More Effective in a Demanding, 24/7 World The Power of Pause by Nance Guilmartin is an excellent book. It is basically about how to take a pause so you can think more rationally and strategically and thus give yourself a better chance of success. This ability to pause so you can think before you act is the first step to thinking critically. Nance provides excellent easy to implement exercises to help you master the technique. This practical method helps even the most Read more [...]
Find your purpose in life using science

Find your purpose in life using science

Recent research in psychology, cognitive neuroscience, and other disciplines has explored how we find meaning and purpose in life, with or without religion. This workshop combines academic research and stories from people’s everyday lives with exercises to help you discover your own sense of life purpose and meaning. Course Information: This is a 1 hour video lesson along with supplemental reading material. Offered by Intentional Insights. Instructor Bio: Gleb Tsipursky, PhD, is the Co-Founder Read more [...]
Gleb Tipursky, PhD

Gleb Tipursky, PhD

Gleb Tipursky, PhDGleb is the Co-Founder and President of Intentional Insights. He currently holds a tenure-track professorship at The Ohio State University as a faculty in the History Department and a member of the Behavioral Decision-Making Initiative. Books by Dr. TipurskyFind Your Purpose Using ScienceCourses by Dr. TipurskyFinding Meaning & Purpose in the Workplace Using ScienceTake Charge of Your Life with Intentional ClarityFind Your Purpose in Life Using Science Read more [...]
Steve Joyce

Steve Joyce

 Steve Joyce Steve Joyce (B.A., Philosophy) is a philosopher/author at Fourth R Practical Philosophy, which he founded.  With experience in both blue collar and white collar environments, as well as in military intelligence, Steve has dedicated himself to teaching critical thinking skills for practical people. Website: http://4thr.org/ Courses Offered: Introduction to Reason Read more [...]
Living Made Simpler

Living Made Simpler

6 week course. Covers Humanism 101, ethics, critical thinking, compassion, responsibility and coping strategies

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments  Here are cogent explanations of the straw man fallacy, the slippery slope argument, the ad hominem attack, and other common attempts at reasoning that actually fall short—plus a beautifully drawn menagerie of animals who (adorably) commit every logical faux pas. Rabbit thinks a strange light in the sky must be a UFO because no one can prove otherwise (the appeal to ignorance). And Lion doesn’t believe that gas emissions harm the planet because, if that Read more [...]
Logically Fallicious – the Book

Logically Fallicious – the Book

Logically Fallacious is one of the most comprehensive collections of logical fallacies with all original examples and easy to understand descriptions, perfect for educators, debaters, or anyone who wants to be improve his or her reasoning skills

Living Made Simpler

Living Made Simpler

Living Made Simpler A Humanist Life Skills Course by Jennifer Hancock. This is a companion course to the book and is available as a downloadable video program and is occasionally offered live through Humanist Learning Systems Read more [...]
The Goal Trainer

The Goal Trainer

A free goal achievement tool that’s powered by some of the most significant discoveries from the science of motivation. Courtesy of ClearerThinking.org

Introduction to Reason

Introduction to Reason

This free program is offered by Fourth R Practical Philosophy as a way to introduce students to the basics of good reasoning. Log in Free as a guest.

Living Made Simpler – Special Thanksgiving Offer

Living Made Simpler – Special Thanksgiving Offer

// The Humanist Approach to Happiness Course This is a 6 hour video course that will teach you all about how a Humanist goes about living a happy and fulfilling life. Special Thanksgiving Pricing! $75 ($25 off regular price) - Type "Thankful" as your special discount code Courses start weekly - however, this special pricing ends in [fergcorp_cdt_single date=12/01/2014]  Information: Life isn’t easy. It is filled with challenges. How we navigate those challenges determines Read more [...]
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