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Wednesday, July 7 2010

The Debate Deepens in ‘The Shallows’: What’s Happening to Our Internet-Saturated Brains?

"We don't see the forest when we search the Web. We don't even see the trees. We see twigs and leaves."


Thursday, December 4 2008

Proust and the Squid by Maryanne Wolf

Between English- and Japanese-speakers, dyslexics and normal readers, struggling children and fluent adults, Wolf shows the not-so-obvious differences in both brain structure and in areas of activation.


Tuesday, September 25 2007

Proust and the Squid by Maryanne Wolf

Because "the act of reading is not natural" in the sense of "genetically organized," the brain must "rearrange itself" to do so, a process Wolf explains on a neuronal level.


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