If yes, why? Critical Thinkers Critical thinkers do not simply accept all ideas, theories, and conclusions as facts. Walters Re-thinking Reason, argues that rationality demands more than just logical or traditional methods of problem solving and analysis or what he calls the "calculus of justification" but also considers " cognitive acts such as imaginationconceptual creativity, intuition and insight" p.
If not, why not? They were absolutely fascinated. There is limited research on the role of social experience in critical thinking development, but there is some evidence to suggest it is an important factor. But if you keep going, and live with the problem and peel more layers of the onion off, you can oftentimes arrive at some very elegant and simple solutions.
For example, Guiller et al. Why does critical thinking matter?
All students must do their own thinking, their own construction of knowledge.