The Science of Reading: A Handbook brings together state-of-the-art reviews
of reading research from leading names in the field:
Creates a highly authoritative, multidisciplinary overview of contemporary
knowledge about reading and related skills.
Divided into seven sections: Word Recognition Processes in Reading;
Learning to Read and Spell; Reading Comprehension; Reading in Different
Languages; Disorders of Reading and Spelling; Biological Bases of Reading;
Provides comprehensive coverage of the subject, including theoretical
approaches, reading processes, stage models of reading, cross-linguistic
studies of reading, reading difficulties, the biology of reading, and
Edited by well-respected senior figures in the field.