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ERIC Number: EJ271295
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Why Orton Was Right.
Geschwind, Norman
Annals of Dyslexia, v32 p13-30 1982
The author reviews the theories of S. Orton relating neurological factors to dyslexia. He further considers possible advantages of a predisposition to dyslexia, including the possession of talents. He answers four common critiques of Orton's biological approach to dyslexia, and suggests instead, the advantages of such an approach. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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