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Reading: A Very Short Introduction

Reading: A Very Short Introduction  

Belinda Jack

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Apr 2019
eISBN: 
9780191860300
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198820581.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780198820581
Reading A Very Short Introduction
Typography: A Very Short Introduction

Typography: A Very Short Introduction  

Paul Luna

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2018
Published Online: 
Nov 2018
eISBN: 
9780191796739
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199211296.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199211296
A Very Short Introduction
1. What is reading?

1. What is reading?  

Belinda Jack

in Reading: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Apr 2019
eISBN: 
9780191860300
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198820581.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198820581
1. What is reading? What do we mean by reading? Most of us take reading for granted. It’s only if we’re involved in teaching someone else to read, for example, that we may realize what a strange and complex process or series of processes it is. The neurology, or neuropsychology, of reading remains a relatively primitive field of research. It’s not surprising. Reading can have myriad effects on us. These can be frightening, spiritual, emotional, erotic, motivating, entertaining, informative, and enlightening—and so much more. And each of these descriptions is open to further interpretation. One person’s idea of the erotic

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