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ERIC Number: EJ346964
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Alphabetic Literacy and Brain Processes.
De Kerckhove, Derrick
Visible Language, v20 n3 p274-93 Sum 1986
Hypothesizes that writing systems affect cognitive strategies at a deeper level of human information-processing than is generally accepted in present day psychology. Discusses why almost all varieties of alphabets, syllabaries, and consonantal systems have been written to the left while vocalic systems have been written to the right. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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