Current News Article Review: Purchasing Power Parity
In critical thinking, consider all of the following techniques and include a short paragraph on how the one that best fits your article applies to your article. PLEASE MAKE SURE ARTICLE IS CURRENT NEWS and that is related to PURCHASING POWER PARITY.
Inverse – What if the process was reversed? For example, newspapers are dying which is obvious if table computers had been invented first. No one would have suggested cutting down trees to ink up paper to deliver by hand a day later that the table in your hands already had the news.
Flipside – What if I was sitting on the other side of the table? What would I be thinking and what would I want?
Cost – What is the impact of the price? What if it was different? Why isn’t it different?
Objectivity – When you have a position that you believe, can you step away from it and think about the situation objectively as if you had no feelings about the situation at all?
Question the premise – Investigate the assumptions that are made and relied, often blindly, upon. Ask “is that true?” of things that are supposed to be “facts”.