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Dyslexia, Developmental

  • By: Usha Goswami
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

This entry considers the cognitive and sensory characteristics of dyslexia as well as current neural and genetic associations with this disorder of learning. Developmental dyslexia is usually characterized as a specific problem with reading and spelling that cannot be accounted ...