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Exploring Strategic Thinking: Insights to Assess, Develop, and Retain Army Strategic Thinkers - Qualitative Thinking, Metacognitive Ability, Abductive Reasoning, Visualization, System Theory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
To begin understanding strategic thinking in the military, one must first have a basic sense of what strategic thinking is and what it is not. Examination of literature on strategic thinking does not lead to one common definition of strategic thinking.
Life Science
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
An impromptu party to celebrate a friend's first real job leads to an intoxicating discussion on the pathways to truthfulness until a high school student drops in for a painting lesson and instead provides a lesson for the others through his life experiences.
Anthem: A Reader's Guide to the Ayn Rand Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Anthem has proven to be one of Ayn Rand's most enduring books. With this new guide, you can take your understanding of Anthem to a higher level. Included are: a biography of Ayn Rand, detailed chapter summaries and analysis, examination of the book's context and history, and much more in a concise and easy-to-read format, making this the essential guide to help you navigate Ayn Rand's Anthem.
The Trouble With Jokes (Flash Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A flash fiction vision of the future where there is no room for personal tastes and not laughing at the right joke can prove fatal.
Reasoning and Debate: A Handbook and a Textbook
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Ultimately, this book humbly aims to empower readers to be critical so as to purify information, detect misinformation, prejudice, propaganda, spin, or deception, and thereby minimize the risk of advocating untruthful beliefs. Providing training in correct reasoning and debate, this work could save you from making bad decisions like devoting your time and resources to a false religion/ideology.
Ralph's Universe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Inspirational
"Sometimes poetry must be studied. The nuances created by Th.Trkstar give the reader glimpses into a WORLD rarely seen or understood. He has an almost Zen-like vision coupled with an obvious sense of humor that brings to light the extraordinary in the simplest things. . .an eclectic place to explore." *Ahnyez Young* also FREE “volumet” On Going Universe the Thread to Mend... on Smashwords
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
inquiry clil unit for english learners that explores the life and work of the famous artist Hundertwasser. Genre:biography. The language focus is on reported speech and vocabulary related to the arts. Activities: hypothesis exploration, graphic organizers, timeline, interview, reading, writing and language practice.19 colorful printable ready to use student pages with links to videos
How To Write Critical Thinking Activities
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 5. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
What is Critical Thinking (CT)? What is a Critical Thinking approach? Why is it relevant and helpful in ELT? Paul Dummett gives examples of activities that promote a CT approach and makes suggestions for matching activity types with language levels. By the end of this module you will be able to identify appropriate CT activity types for different texts and write them.
Evidence of Life After Death: A Casebook for the Tough-Minded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
Are paranormal phenomena, such as the near-death experience, evidence of life after death? Only critical thinking will tell us. This book is aimed at the "tough-minded" reader who is open-minded and wants to form balanced judgments based on facts. Berger shows the reader how to think critically about these phenomena, the right questions to ask, the possible explanations to consider.
What The "BLEEP" Just Happened?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Think of this as a playbook designed to help when the game changes, when the instructions no longer apply, and when the players have no idea what to do. Today’s challenging global economic climate has forced us to change the methods used to achieve success. Only by using resources human, financial and material in new and innovative ways is it possible to be a competitive player.