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  1.  25 DLs
    Don Fawkes, Tom Adajian & Steven Hoeltzel (2001). Examining the Exam. Inquiry 20 (4):19-33.
    This paper examines the content of the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal exam (1980). Our report is not a statistical review. We find the content of this exam defective in a number of areas. The exam consists of five “tests” of 16 questions for a total of 80 questions. Of these, we cannot recommend test 1, test 2, test 4, and test 5; and, we cannot recommend questions 4, 5, 14, 16, 37, 45, 60, 63, 64, 65, 66, and 67. As (...)
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    Don Fawkes (2003). Critically Thinking Through Visual Arts. Inquiry 22 (4):13-25.
    This paper applies the Sonoma Model of Critical Thinking to visual arts in an educational setting. The analysis produces insights into the functioning of the model, insights into visual arts, and pragmaticconclusions regarding relationships among art historians, visual artists, and others. We summarize the Sonoma Model of critical thinking and apply it to thinking about art history and visual arts. We use these insights to apply the Sonoma Model to thinking critically about visual arts in an educational environment. One application (...)
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    Don Fawkes (1990). Regarding Rich's “Compatibilism Argument” and the 'Ought- Implies-'Can' Argument. Southwest Philosophy Review 6 (2):123-124.
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    Don Fawkes (2006). Toward Understanding Reasoned Resolution of Disagreement. Philosophy in the Contemporary World 13 (1):56-62.
    People disagree. Along with doubt, modesty and curiosity, disagreement is one of the most valuable assets reasoning beings can have. Disagreements give us alternatives. Sometimes we need to decide among alternatives. This paper is for such times; it addresses the development of a rational model for the resolution of disagreement. The goal is to reach rational agreement, or to reach the stage at which disagreement can be clearly described and turned over to rational consensus theories. A rarely noticed problem with (...)
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    Don Fawkes (1996). On Teaching Premise/Conclusion Distinctions. Inquiry 15 (3):74-78.
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    Don Fawkes (1996). Critical Thinking and Its Courses. Inquiry 16 (1):78-81.
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    Don Fawkes & Tom Smythe (1996). Simplicity and Theology. Religious Studies 32 (2):259 - 270.
    Richard Swinburne has given a defense of arguments for the existence of God (and in particular of teleological arguments) in his book "The Existence of God" (1979/1991). This paper argues that such theistic arguments fail, and poses some general problems for theistic arguments. Swinburne's use of a principle of simplicity is not given adequate justification and, if justified, works against theism. There are adequate rebuttals to Swinburne's arguments that depend upon there being few particles of basic physics, universal laws of (...)
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    Don Fawkes (1991). A Note on Determinism and Logic. Southwest Philosophy Review 7 (2):109-120.
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    Don Fawkes (2001). A Reasoning Principle and its Uses. Inquiry 21 (1):43-56.
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    Don Fawkes (2003). Reliance on Indicator Terms is Not Critical Thinking. Inquiry 21 (3):7-14.
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    Don Fawkes (2003). A Modest Supplement to Rational Consensus. Philosophical Forum 34 (1):43–51.
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    Henry Byerly, Joseph Cowan, Don Fawkes, Don Green, Ann Hickman & Ron Milo (2001). Robert L. Caldwell, 1923-1998. Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 75 (2):106 - 107.
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    Don Fawkes, Tom Adajian & Dan Flage (2009). Examining the Exam. Inquiry 21 (3):31-46.
    This paper examines the content of the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal exam. Our report is not a statistical review. We find the content of this exam defective in a number of areas. The exam consists of five “tests” of 16 questions for a total of 80 questions. Of these, we cannot recommend test 1, test 2, test 4, and test 5; and, we cannot recommend questions 4, 5, 14, 16,37, 45, 60, 63, 64, 65, 66, and 67. As shown in (...)
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    Don Fawkes, Tom Adajian & Dan Flage (2003). Examining the Exam: A Critical Look at the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal Exam. Inquiry: Critical Thinking Across the Disciplines 21 (3):31-46.
    This paper examines the content of the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal exam. Our report is not a statistical review. We find the content of this exam defective in a number of areas. The exam consists of five “tests” of 16 questions for a total of 80 questions. Of these, we cannot recommend test 1, test 2, test 4, and test 5; and, we cannot recommend questions 4, 5, 14, 16,37, 45, 60, 63, 64, 65, 66, and 67. As shown in (...)
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    Don Fawkes (1999). Einstein, Ethics, and Action. In S. Smets J. P. Van Bendegem G. C. Cornelis (ed.), Metadebates on Science. Vub-Press and Kluwer 6--17.
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    Don Fawkes, Bill O’Meara, Dave Weber & Dan Flage (2005). Examining the Exam: A Critical Look at the California Critical Thinking Skills Test. Science and Education 14 (2):117-135.
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    Don Fawkes (unknown). Of Tolerance. Analytic Teaching and Philosophical Praxis 18 (2):58-60.
     
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