This paperback is in very good condition, apart from limited highlighting. The cover is in very good condition, though it has a little wear including creasing along the spine. Internally there is some yellow highlighting, though this is limited to 4 pages in chapter 1 "Modeling Reading", 3 pages in chapter 2 "Connectionist Approaches to Reading", 4 pages in chapter 3 "Visual Word Recognition", 2 pages in chapter 19 "Developmental Dyslexia", some entries in the References and in the Contents and the date on the back of the title pages. Other than these markings, the pages are in very good condition - clean and tight.
The Science of Reading: A Handbook brings together state-of-the-art reviews of reading research from leading names in the field, to create a highly authoritative, multidisciplinary overview of contemporary knowledge about reading and related skills. * 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 reading instruction * 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; Teaching Reading * Edited by well-respected senior figures in the field