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The Resource Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene

Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene

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Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention
Title
Reading in the brain
Title remainder
the science and evolution of a human invention
Statement of responsibility
Stanislas Dehaene
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this riveting investigation, Stanislas Dehaene provides an accessible account of the brain circuitry of reading and explores what he calls the "reading paradox": Our cortex is the product of millions of years of evolution in a world without writing, so how did it adapt to recognize words?
Summary
In this riveting investigation, Stanislas Dehaene provides an accessible account of the brain circuitry of reading and explores what he calls the "reading paradox": Our cortex is the product of millions of years of evolution in a world without writing, so how did it adapt to recognize words?
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332888
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DLC
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Dehaene, Stanislas
Dewey number
418/.4019
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF456.R2
LC item number
D36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Reading, Psychology of
  • Reading
Target audience
adult
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the science and evolution of a cultural invention
Label
Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-375) and index
Control code
ocn315238375
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 388 p.
Isbn
9780670021109
Lccn
2009009389
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)315238375
Label
Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-375) and index
Control code
ocn315238375
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 388 p.
Isbn
9780670021109
Lccn
2009009389
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)315238375

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