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wellpast · 2015-05-12 · Original thread
> I'm probably not capable of critically evaluating the arguments in a book

That, my friend, is a skill you can acquire and grow.

Since we're on the topic of popular science books, here's a reasonable read that can help you start improving:

http://www.amazon.com/Art-Thinking-Clearly-Rolf-Dobelli/dp/0...

View this Book on Amazon