Benefits of Reading Essay by Master Researcher

This paper discusses the benefits that may be gained by reading.
# 89940 | 1,350 words | 5 sources | 2006 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Education (Development Studies) , Literature (General) , Language (General)

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In this article the writer explains that the benefits of reading are many but can be divided into two main categories; reading to function, and reading to grow as a person. The writer defines the act of reading as an act of understanding, interpretation and evaluation. To illustrate the benefits of reading in each category; functional and personal growth, this essay provides an overview of both fiction and non fiction reading of both children and adults.

From the Paper:

"The act of reading is an act of understanding, interpretation and evaluation. These three skills are necessary for all people almost regardless of age to have in order to make sense of the world."

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