• March 24th, 2016

Do the elements of thought, as described by Drs. Paul & Elder, assist Military officers conducting the Army Problem Solving Process? Argue why or why not.

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Topic: Do the elements of thought, as described by Drs. Paul & Elder, assist Military officers conducting the Army Problem Solving Process? Argue why or why not.

Note: You must select a position and support the position with thought and analysis following the argumentative essay format . Simply listing and/or defining the elements of thought and the problem solving process will NOT successfully complete this assignment.

According to Drs. Paul & Elder, there are eight elements of thought; the elements of thought are:
Point of view
Purpose
Question or problem
Information
Inferences and conclusions
Concepts and theories
Assumptions
Implications and consequences

The mlitary decision making process consists of seven steps:
Identify the problem.
Gather information.
Develop criteria.
Generate possible solutions.
Analyze possible solutions.
Compare possible solutions.
Make and implement the decision.

The argumentative essay will be three to five typed, double-spaced pages. The paper will use one-inch margins and Times New Roman 12-pitch font. Remember to use third person and active voice in academic writing.

Another person may proofread your paper for correctness and clarity; however, this person may not be a current or former CGSOC student. Also, you must list this person as a reference in your footnotes or endnotes.
Always cite the sources used to write your paper. If something is not your original thought, you must cite your source using either footnotes or endnotes IAW the Turabian style of documentation; do not use parenthetical citations. This includes direct quotations, paraphrases, and summaries of the assigned readings, doctrinal referk ences, or outside sources.

You may use the following references to help you with the assignment.
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (7th ed.) by Kate Turabian.

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