A Linguistic Approach to Reading and Writing (Studies in Language & Semiotics v. 3)

A Linguistic Approach to Reading and Writing (Studies in Language & Semiotics v. 3)

By: Robert James Scholes (author)Hardback

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The ideas in this work are based upon language, speech, and writing. Some of the topics are a brief survey of scripts, punctuation, words in speech and writing, and spoken and written languages. At the end of the book is a series of illustrations showing symbol language of the Lord's Prayer, depicted in Chinese, Hieroglyphics, Sanskrit, Hebrew, Thai, Greek, Latin, Russian, gothic, German and Anglo-Saxon.

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Contents

A brief survey of scripts; punctuation; words in speech and writing; morphology and literacy; words and the brain; evolution and brain; disconnection syndromes; speech, writing, language; letters and speech sounds; phonemic knowledge; learning and not learning to read; reading assessment; orality and literacy.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/03/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780773479197
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 162
  • ID: 9780773479197
  • ISBN10: 0773479198

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