analytic thinking

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the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations

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Throughout this time sharp debates were sustained over the proper role and function of critical analysis, during which they identified and described the many benefits and limitations of analytic thinking.
Through a spotlight analysis (Irwin & McClelland, 2001), we found that the difference in performance between holistic and analytic thinking styles was not significant for individuals in the unaware condition, F(1,147) = 1.
Gervais and Norenzayan's measure of analytical thinking, the Analytic Thinking Task (ATT), contains only three items.
The ability to identify and solve unstructured problems, a capacity for inquiry, research and analytic thinking, and the ability to anticipate and adapt to change are the three most important professional competencies for current accounting hires.
The TV series will focus on fostering basic skills such as counting, literacy and analytic thinking, striving to empower children to reach their full potential by staying in school.
Models which use these methods are fast, accurate, intelligent and stimulate the creative and analytic thinking.
Students were judged on their scientific knowledge, ability to understand new ideas and scientific and analytic thinking.
They are from various walks of life, though many of them are in academic fields such as philosophy that encourage analytic thinking and clear writing.
The second is rigorous critical and analytic thinking, to include questioning assumptions and prevailing wisdom.
Rarely have my powers of perception, judgement and analytic thinking been so much in demand.
Stewart (2002) notes that in situations where the problem is covered by rules, analytic thinking will work.
These range from intuitive perceptions, which arise automatically in the course of one's activities and provide useful approximations, to analytic thinking, a conscious scrutiny of cues relevant to a specific problem that has an exact solution.
Reflexive consciousness, analytic thinking, the attempt to grasp myself in the act of being myself, is thus always serial, repetitive, productive only of a sum of contiguous parts.
I can't imagine that a God who gave us the power to create, the powers of curiosity, empathy, analytic thinking and deep compassion, who gave us open hearts and the power of love, at the same time commands us to avoid the ideas and the art these powers produce.
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