Critical Thinking Critical Analysis

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1. [Purpose] What is the purpose of this piece of writing? Is it clear? Our actions are a reflection of our behavior and our behavior is a reflection of our thought process. Hence thinking is very important in building ones personality and his/her reflexes on the society. We all think, all the time. But most of the thinking is undeveloped or only on a surface level. We take a thought process for granted which may deprive us from the improvement. Taking “thinking” for granted, deprive one from the improvement. This piece of writing (hereinafter referred as the essay) gives the insight of the development of thinking, a critical thinking. It intends to give the knowledge on skills of critical thinking. It clearly gives the idea of almost all aspects of critical thinking skills, habit of mind, skill & disposition on…show more content…
In this essay, though major aspects of critical thinking – what & why are discussed, there is no mention about another important aspect “How”. Even the importance of critical thinking is agreed, one should know how to use them. Critical thinking is a very effective tool to improvise the personal and social life of a person, but is ineffective if one doesn’t know how to use it. Another untouched aspect in this essay is, in given situation, if there are different interpretations of two or more critical thinkers, which one can be said as, correct or wrong. I would like to illustrate with an example: A boy stole bread. In this situation, one critical thinker comes to a conclusion that this boy is a burglar and he should be punished. Another critical thinker comes to a very different conclusion that this boy is very poor, he doesn’t have anybody to look after, and hence he needs help. Both of the thinking process are correct but conclusions are completely different rather contradictory for the same
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