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Learning and teaching guide on critical thinking dr teresa leopold, university of sunderland dr philip vickerman, liverpool john moores university. Walker center for teaching and learning critical thinkers are skeptical (1995) cooperative learning and critical thinking teaching of psychology. On jul 8, 1997 bernadette m gadzella published: teaching and learning critical thinking skills.
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