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Mindware: Critical Thinking for the Information Age
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Critical thinking, as it applies to the practice of software development.
- Thought and Knowledge: An Introduction to Critical Thinking, by Diane F. Halpern
- Understanding Arguments: An Introduction to Informal Logic, by Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Robert J. Fogelin
- Predictably Irrational, by Dan Ariely
- Evidence-based Software Engineering - http://knosof.co.uk/ESEUR/ESEUR.pdf
- A Philosophy of Software Design, by John Ousterhout
This is research for a book I'm writing on that topic.
Richard Nisbett claims that with training a lot of the biases can be overcome (I'm paraphrasing)
There is an interesting course of his on Coursera ( https://www.coursera.org/learn/mindware)
Coursera offers multiple classes on the subject: