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Book Review: The Unfolding of Language

The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind’s Greatest Invention by Guy Deutscher My rating: 3 of 5 stars View all my reviews I love studying how man became who he is–living in communities, farming the land (rather than hunter-gatherers), believing in a god, decorating our bodies, creating unique cultures. Many believe our most … Continue reading

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Book Review: Born on a Blue Day–Insight into Learning

Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant by Daniel Tammet My rating: 5 of 5 stars What an extraordinary book! I read it to understand how those who don’t think within the modern world’s boxes might integrate facts and come to conclusions and found a story I had to … Continue reading