For unit one Complete assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum of 1000 words) which addresses the statements below. When finished the essay should reflect a thorough understanding of the read and attend sections. A minimum of three scholarly sources are required in APA format. 

  •  Define critical thinking and the process of attaining proper critical thinking. 
  •  Does a failure to engage in critical thinking harm others? 
  •  Compare and contrast the three levels of thinking.
  •  What are the traits of a disciplined mind and how do we integrate those traits into our own thinking process?

Textbook(s) 

Paul, R., & Elder, L. (2012). Critical thinking: Tools for taking charge of your learning and your life (3rd ed.). The Foundation for Critical Thinking.