Reading in the Brain
The Science and Evolution of A Human InventionBook - 2009
The author 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?
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2009
Branch Call Number: 418.4019 Dehaene
Characteristics: xi, 388 p. : ill. ; 24 cm