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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

Label
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
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?
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading, Psychology of
  • Reading
Label
Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 388 pages
Isbn
9780670021109
Lccn
2009009389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn315238375
  • 1198701
Label
Reading in the brain : the science and evolution of a human invention, Stanislas Dehaene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-375) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 388 pages
Isbn
9780670021109
Lccn
2009009389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn315238375
  • 1198701

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