• What is abstract thinking?

    Andy McIntosh, Emeritus Chair in Thermodynamics and Combustion Theory, University of Leeds, answers the question "What is abstract thinking?" related to his talk "Science, Mathematics, and Beauty" given at the 2016 European Leadership Forum. - See more at www.FOCLonline.org FOCLID 7664_1

    published: 13 Oct 2016
  • What's the pattern here? - thinking with abstractions -- Linguistics & Logic 101

    How do you go from a concrete object like a basketball to an abstract idea like a circle? Why do you see the one and think about the other? What makes this kind of thing useful? Abstract thinking allows us to identify patterns and see common features. Once we abstract away the differences, we can group the similarities to come up with a new idea all its own. In just a few spare minutes, let's take a tour of the skills involved in this thought process and consider some practical applications. Text + video version: http://www.nativlang.com/logic/thinking-abstract.php Music by nativlang

    published: 08 Jan 2014
  • 4 Ways of Thinking About Abstract Objects - Philosophy Tube

    Are numbers, sets, colours and Hamlet really objects? Are they abstract? What does that mean? Metaphysics playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvoAL-KSZ32cX32PRBl1D4b4wr8DwhRQ4 Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thephilosophytube Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/PhilosophyTube Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PhilosophyTube Twitter: @PhilosophyTube Email: ollysphilosophychannel@gmail.com Google+: google.com/+thephilosophytube Suggested Reading: David Lewis, On The Plurality of Worlds That awesome comment from Critical Lit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzUrVeIdIBM&google_comment_id=z12awpzzbw3oitxby04cgtyifrnytpj5wfk If you or your organisation would like to financially support Philosophy Tube in distributing philosophical knowledge to th...

    published: 03 Oct 2014
  • Getting smart - Episode two: abstract thinking part 1

    Getting smart - abstract thinking part 1. The way of thinking abstract. This can be fun if you do it. This video is brought to you by http://www.slackhax.com

    published: 21 Jul 2009
  • "Abstract Thinking" Animatic | SpongeBob SquarePants | Nick Animation

    Check out this BTS look at the animatic of a brand new episode, "Abstract Thinking"! Subscribe for more awesome videos from Nickelodeon Animationhttp://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=NickAnimationStudios Visit NAS around the web: Official Website: http://nickanimationstudio.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NickAnimation Tumblr: http://nickanimationstudio.tumblr.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NickAnimation Instagram: https://instagram.com/nickanimation

    published: 15 Jun 2017
  • Identity - abstract thinking

    A short film by Hugh Murphy

    published: 23 Apr 2016
  • Abstract thinking test: How many numbers can you see?

    Simple test of the ability to quickly identify patterns (numbers in this case). --- Note: This is an approximation only, not a sample from real test. --- Subscribe!

    published: 06 Jun 2016
  • 5 tips to improve your critical thinking - Samantha Agoos

    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/5-tips-to-improve-your-critical-thinking-samantha-agoos Every day, a sea of decisions stretches before us, and it’s impossible to make a perfect choice every time. But there are many ways to improve our chances — and one particularly effective technique is critical thinking. Samantha Agoos describes a 5-step process that may help you with any number of problems. Lesson by Samantha Agoos, animation by Nick Hilditch.

    published: 15 Mar 2016
  • Understanding Math by Using Abstract Thinking

    Professor Seff emphasizes that Understanding Math comes from the use of Abstract Thinking

    published: 15 Mar 2010
  • Interpreting abstract thought: Jon Drypnz at TEDxVUW

    Jon Drypnz, based in Wellington, New Zealand, is an artist who specialises in wall paintings but also spends a great deal of time toiling in his studio. Describing his work as a form of "Abstract Surrealism", he brings his distinct imagery to Wellington and around the world. Jon Drypnz has been commissioned locally as well as abroad in Australia, the UK, Germany and further afield. Jon talks about communicating his ideas through fresh and abstract forms as part of bringing his insight and unique perception of the world. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These...

    published: 02 Jun 2014
  • Four Thinking Styles

    Concrete Sequential Thinkers Concrete Random Thinkers Abstract Sequential Thinkers Abstract Random Thinkers

    published: 24 Sep 2013
  • Abstract vs. Concrete Thinking..CHECK IT OUT!

    This is a response to a video for a friend of mine subscribe to his channel below ✡ Jeff Brenner --http://goo.gl/pURdVb ✡ Subscribe to my channel! http://goo.gl/seB92J ✡Tweet me! http://www.twitter.com/yirmeyahu23 ✡ Email me! jayvon2305@yahoo.com

    published: 08 Jun 2012
  • Inside Out Abstract Thought scene

    Inside Out Abstract Thought scene

    published: 06 Oct 2015
  • Master Abstract Thinking - A Psychology Video

    A Psychology Video for College Assessment

    published: 26 Jul 2016
  • Abstract Thinking - Programming Languages

    This video is part of an online course, Programming Languages. Check out the course here: https://www.udacity.com/course/cs262.

    published: 03 Jun 2012
  • Presence & the Art of Abstract Thinking

    Abstract thinking separates us from other forms of life, and it's a handy skill to possess. Abstract thinking is at the heart of technology, art, and much of the observable achievements of mankind. But the concept of abstraction is to throw away what is real and observable, and replace it with a conceptual representation. Unfortunately, abstract thinking has caused us to create and live in a virtual reality world, far removed from "this" (present moment reality). Awareness is the only tool you have to see through these abstractions for what they are: manufactured mental constructs that can keep you from being present.

    published: 22 May 2009
What is abstract thinking?

What is abstract thinking?

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  • Duration: 3:04
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2016
  • views: 119
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Andy McIntosh, Emeritus Chair in Thermodynamics and Combustion Theory, University of Leeds, answers the question "What is abstract thinking?" related to his talk "Science, Mathematics, and Beauty" given at the 2016 European Leadership Forum. - See more at www.FOCLonline.org FOCLID 7664_1
https://wn.com/What_Is_Abstract_Thinking
What's the pattern here? - thinking with abstractions -- Linguistics & Logic 101

What's the pattern here? - thinking with abstractions -- Linguistics & Logic 101

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  • Duration: 3:21
  • Updated: 08 Jan 2014
  • views: 5542
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How do you go from a concrete object like a basketball to an abstract idea like a circle? Why do you see the one and think about the other? What makes this kind of thing useful? Abstract thinking allows us to identify patterns and see common features. Once we abstract away the differences, we can group the similarities to come up with a new idea all its own. In just a few spare minutes, let's take a tour of the skills involved in this thought process and consider some practical applications. Text + video version: http://www.nativlang.com/logic/thinking-abstract.php Music by nativlang
https://wn.com/What's_The_Pattern_Here_Thinking_With_Abstractions_Linguistics_Logic_101
4 Ways of Thinking About Abstract Objects - Philosophy Tube

4 Ways of Thinking About Abstract Objects - Philosophy Tube

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  • Duration: 9:26
  • Updated: 03 Oct 2014
  • views: 21114
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Are numbers, sets, colours and Hamlet really objects? Are they abstract? What does that mean? Metaphysics playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvoAL-KSZ32cX32PRBl1D4b4wr8DwhRQ4 Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thephilosophytube Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/PhilosophyTube Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PhilosophyTube Twitter: @PhilosophyTube Email: ollysphilosophychannel@gmail.com Google+: google.com/+thephilosophytube Suggested Reading: David Lewis, On The Plurality of Worlds That awesome comment from Critical Lit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzUrVeIdIBM&google_comment_id=z12awpzzbw3oitxby04cgtyifrnytpj5wfk If you or your organisation would like to financially support Philosophy Tube in distributing philosophical knowledge to those who might not otherwise have access to it in exchange for credits on the show, please get in touch! Music: 'Show your Moves' and 'Pamgea' by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Any copyrighted material should fall under fair use for educational purposes or commentary, but if you are a copyright holder and believe your material has been used unfairly please get in touch with us and we will be happy to discuss it.
https://wn.com/4_Ways_Of_Thinking_About_Abstract_Objects_Philosophy_Tube
Getting smart - Episode two: abstract thinking part 1

Getting smart - Episode two: abstract thinking part 1

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  • Updated: 21 Jul 2009
  • views: 6032
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Getting smart - abstract thinking part 1. The way of thinking abstract. This can be fun if you do it. This video is brought to you by http://www.slackhax.com
https://wn.com/Getting_Smart_Episode_Two_Abstract_Thinking_Part_1
"Abstract Thinking" Animatic | SpongeBob SquarePants | Nick Animation

"Abstract Thinking" Animatic | SpongeBob SquarePants | Nick Animation

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  • Duration: 0:50
  • Updated: 15 Jun 2017
  • views: 5586
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Check out this BTS look at the animatic of a brand new episode, "Abstract Thinking"! Subscribe for more awesome videos from Nickelodeon Animationhttp://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=NickAnimationStudios Visit NAS around the web: Official Website: http://nickanimationstudio.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NickAnimation Tumblr: http://nickanimationstudio.tumblr.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NickAnimation Instagram: https://instagram.com/nickanimation
https://wn.com/Abstract_Thinking_Animatic_|_Spongebob_Squarepants_|_Nick_Animation
Identity - abstract thinking

Identity - abstract thinking

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  • Duration: 4:16
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2016
  • views: 791
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A short film by Hugh Murphy
https://wn.com/Identity_Abstract_Thinking
Abstract thinking test: How many numbers can you see?

Abstract thinking test: How many numbers can you see?

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  • Duration: 0:29
  • Updated: 06 Jun 2016
  • views: 700
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Simple test of the ability to quickly identify patterns (numbers in this case). --- Note: This is an approximation only, not a sample from real test. --- Subscribe!
https://wn.com/Abstract_Thinking_Test_How_Many_Numbers_Can_You_See
5 tips to improve your critical thinking - Samantha Agoos

5 tips to improve your critical thinking - Samantha Agoos

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  • Duration: 4:30
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2016
  • views: 1620644
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View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/5-tips-to-improve-your-critical-thinking-samantha-agoos Every day, a sea of decisions stretches before us, and it’s impossible to make a perfect choice every time. But there are many ways to improve our chances — and one particularly effective technique is critical thinking. Samantha Agoos describes a 5-step process that may help you with any number of problems. Lesson by Samantha Agoos, animation by Nick Hilditch.
https://wn.com/5_Tips_To_Improve_Your_Critical_Thinking_Samantha_Agoos
Understanding Math by Using Abstract Thinking

Understanding Math by Using Abstract Thinking

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  • Duration: 7:15
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2010
  • views: 19411
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Professor Seff emphasizes that Understanding Math comes from the use of Abstract Thinking
https://wn.com/Understanding_Math_By_Using_Abstract_Thinking
Interpreting abstract thought: Jon Drypnz at TEDxVUW

Interpreting abstract thought: Jon Drypnz at TEDxVUW

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  • Duration: 11:31
  • Updated: 02 Jun 2014
  • views: 1119
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Jon Drypnz, based in Wellington, New Zealand, is an artist who specialises in wall paintings but also spends a great deal of time toiling in his studio. Describing his work as a form of "Abstract Surrealism", he brings his distinct imagery to Wellington and around the world. Jon Drypnz has been commissioned locally as well as abroad in Australia, the UK, Germany and further afield. Jon talks about communicating his ideas through fresh and abstract forms as part of bringing his insight and unique perception of the world. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
https://wn.com/Interpreting_Abstract_Thought_Jon_Drypnz_At_Tedxvuw
Four Thinking Styles

Four Thinking Styles

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  • Duration: 2:31
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2013
  • views: 1466
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Concrete Sequential Thinkers Concrete Random Thinkers Abstract Sequential Thinkers Abstract Random Thinkers
https://wn.com/Four_Thinking_Styles
Abstract vs. Concrete Thinking..CHECK IT OUT!

Abstract vs. Concrete Thinking..CHECK IT OUT!

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  • Duration: 3:23
  • Updated: 08 Jun 2012
  • views: 912
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This is a response to a video for a friend of mine subscribe to his channel below ✡ Jeff Brenner --http://goo.gl/pURdVb ✡ Subscribe to my channel! http://goo.gl/seB92J ✡Tweet me! http://www.twitter.com/yirmeyahu23 ✡ Email me! jayvon2305@yahoo.com
https://wn.com/Abstract_Vs._Concrete_Thinking..Check_It_Out
Inside Out Abstract Thought scene

Inside Out Abstract Thought scene

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  • Duration: 2:52
  • Updated: 06 Oct 2015
  • views: 124650
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Inside Out Abstract Thought scene
https://wn.com/Inside_Out_Abstract_Thought_Scene
Master Abstract Thinking - A Psychology Video

Master Abstract Thinking - A Psychology Video

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  • Duration: 2:29
  • Updated: 26 Jul 2016
  • views: 91
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A Psychology Video for College Assessment
https://wn.com/Master_Abstract_Thinking_A_Psychology_Video
Abstract Thinking - Programming Languages

Abstract Thinking - Programming Languages

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  • Duration: 0:45
  • Updated: 03 Jun 2012
  • views: 291
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This video is part of an online course, Programming Languages. Check out the course here: https://www.udacity.com/course/cs262.
https://wn.com/Abstract_Thinking_Programming_Languages
Presence & the Art of Abstract Thinking

Presence & the Art of Abstract Thinking

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  • Duration: 8:18
  • Updated: 22 May 2009
  • views: 3893
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Abstract thinking separates us from other forms of life, and it's a handy skill to possess. Abstract thinking is at the heart of technology, art, and much of the observable achievements of mankind. But the concept of abstraction is to throw away what is real and observable, and replace it with a conceptual representation. Unfortunately, abstract thinking has caused us to create and live in a virtual reality world, far removed from "this" (present moment reality). Awareness is the only tool you have to see through these abstractions for what they are: manufactured mental constructs that can keep you from being present.
https://wn.com/Presence_The_Art_Of_Abstract_Thinking
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