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Relationship Between Critical Thinking and Ethics

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What is the relationship between critical thinking and ethics? (Please use at least one resource to support your writing)

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Interesting question! Let's take a closer look through discussion and example. I also attached the supporting article, which is highly informative.

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1. What is the relationship between critical thinking and ethics? (Please use at least one resource to support your writing).

Critical thinking is conceptualized as having two components: (a) a set of skills to process (process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information) and generate information and beliefs, and (b) the habit, based on intellectual commitment, of using those skills to guide behavior (http://lonestar.texas.net/~mseifert/crit2.html). Ethics, on the other hand, is about motivation based on ideas of right and wrong, which guides decison-making and behavior.

Thus, critical ...

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This solution overviews the relationship between critical thinking and ethics. Supplemented with an article for further discussion on this relationship.

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