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Define critical thinking and discuss why it is an important topic to be addressed by today's educators how is critical thinking similar to and different from creativity critical thinking developed by w huitt, 1999 critical thinking “good” thinking is an important element of life success in the information age (huitt, 1993. “critical thinking is skilful, responsible thinking that is conducive to good judgement because it is sensitive to context, relies on criteria, and is self- correcting” mathew lipman “critical thinking is thinking about your thinking, while you're thinking, in order to make your thinking better” richard paul kritikos (discerning.
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