The Literate Mind by Andrew Wells

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Wells discusses how literacy affects human cognition from an ecological functionalism viewpoint by using the Turing machine, specifically the universal machine, as a model for the human mind. An excellent text for advanced undergraduate or graduate students of psychology, philosophy, linguistics, and education.

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ANDREW WELLS is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the London School of Economics' Institute of Social Psychology.
Published March 15, 2012 by Palgrave Macmillan. 288 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction