The Dirtiest Word in Critical Thinking

When I teach critical thinking, I warn my students about the word ‘proof’ and its variations, explaining that points will be deducted if I see it in their writing. Though it may seem harsh, I’m not being ‘nit-picky’. The issue of “proof” is at the heart of critical thinking.

Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/thoughts-thinking/201802/the-dirtiest-word-in-critical-thinking

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