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Proust and the Squid - 9781598877366

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  • Product code: BHZJN
  • ISBN: 9781598877366
  • Publisher: HighBridge Audio
  • Format: Audio
  • Dimensions: 15.1cm x 13.9cm
  • Pages: 7
  • Publish date: 21/09/2009

Proust and the Squid (Audio)

Proust and the Squid - 9781598877366

Maryanne Wolf


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Using down-to-earth examples and personal anecdotes, a preeminent researcher and literacy lover embarks on a lively journey through the reading brain. Drawing on her vast knowledge of neurology, sociology, psychology, philosophy, and child development, she shows how the brain that read Sumerian cuneiforms on clay tablets is different from the brain that reads images on a computer screen. Just as writing reduced our need for memory, technology is reducing the need for written language - a change sure to have profound consequences for our future. This book is fascinating and revelatory for anyone interested in the science of the brain, for parents of young children learning to read, and for those who want to know more about dyslexia.

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Product Details

  • Product code: BHZJN
  • ISBN: 9781598877366
  • Publisher: HighBridge Audio
  • Format: Audio
  • Dimensions: 15.1cm x 13.9cm
  • Pages: 7
  • Publish date: 21/09/2009

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