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Founded in 1983, the Association for Informal Logic and Critical Thinking (AILACT) is a non-profit scholarly association which aims to promote research into, teaching of, and testing of informal logic and critical thinking.

It sponsors programs in conjunction with the annual meetings of the Eastern, Pacific and Central divisions of the American Philosophical Association, and has in the past sponsored programs in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Canadian Philosophical Association.


Jacob Justice wins 2019 AILACT Essay Prize, with “Fantastic Visual Argument and the Food and Drug Administration’s The Real Cost Campaign


Studies in Critical Thinking, edited by J. Anthony Blair, has just been published


Twenty-One Strategies and Tactics for Teaching Critical Thinking by Robert H. Ennis


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