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Dyslexia - Talk of two theories

Ramus, Franck (2001) Dyslexia - Talk of two theories. [Journal (Paginated)]

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Abstract

Regardless of how intelligent they are, people with developmental dyslexia have difficulties in learning to read, a characteristic first described over a century ago. Dyslexia is now known to be a hereditary neurological disorder that affects a huge number of people — about 5% of the global population — but its underlying basis is still hotly debated. At two recent meetings, however, the reasons for the disagreement became clearer.

Item Type:Journal (Paginated)
Keywords:developmental dyslexia, vision, audition, magnocellular, phonology
Subjects:Psychology > Cognitive Psychology
Psychology > Developmental Psychology
Neuroscience > Neurolinguistics
ID Code:1764
Deposited By:Ramus, Dr Franck
Deposited On:24 Aug 2001
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:54

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