The essentials in six sentences
The 88 Keys for Identifying Problems in Logic and
Expression of Thought in Texts is designed for use in any class or
professional course. It is based on a general foundation and is
flexible enough to fit the context and needs of every class and teacher.
method supplements and reinforces the formation given in class and
enables the student to develop certain fundamental skills touching upon
rigor and coherence in the organization and expression of thought.
a few strokes of the pen, it highlights problems that might in some
cases burden a student for years if they remained unidentified.
It links students to explanations and exercises corresponding to his or her own needs.
The method can be used in any class that requires its students to write texts of any length.
assumes that each student receives a detailed copy of the list and that
the instructor spends about 15 minutes of the class (or as part of some
other session) to explain its nature and its use.