Shared Content – Jason Youngman
“The most fatal illusion is the settled point of view. Since life is growth and motion, a fixed point of view kills anybody who has one.” – Brooks Atkinson
Critical Thinking is a complex concept that is important how we make judgements. Several different definitions exist of the word. In this article, it shows the importance of our ‘point of view,’ and how cognitive bias determines how we gather information to make choices committing to ideas. Our perspectives have their own advantages and disadvantages to finding solutions but without considering all the points of views you will have a weak understanding to properly evaluate or analysze a subject or a situation.
“There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Thus, your factual evidence shall be weak. Then in using critical thinking, you will become more sceptical, unbiased and then rational to find factual evidence again. http://metaphysicaldiscourse.wordpress.com Is a blog that explores the Philosophic, psychological and spiritual concepts with a view to illuminating the mind. As soon as I found this blog I knew I had to write about it and share something from there. Jason is you see this then please contact me if you want to collaborate or if you are interested in taking guest posts.
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle
Our ‘point of view’ is the place from which we view things, which entails our biases, values, beliefs & limitations. While in the process of trying to understand something more fully it is necessary to consider the point of view of all those involved. For this purpose we can divide this concept into three main […]Critical Thinking – Point of View — Jason Youngman