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Author Wilkins, Arnold J.

Title Reading through colour : how coloured filters can reduce reading difficulty, eye strain, and headaches / Arnold Wilkins.

Publication Info. Chichester, West Sussex, England ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, [2003]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Adult Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  EDUCATION LITERACY Wilkins    AVAILABLE
 Limestone Twp Lib Adult Non-Fiction - LIBB-2  372.41 WIL    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 156 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-138) and index.
Contents Prologue--Sam's story -- In the beginning-- -- What is visual stress? -- Professionals responsible for eye care and vision: a guide for parents -- The eye and visual pathways -- Why we see the world in colour -- What are coloured overlays? -- How do we know that coloured overlays work? -- An illustrative case history: David's story -- How to test whether overlays will be helpful -- How to test using overlays : a guide for teachers -- Overlays and classroom management -- Use of computers -- Meares-Irlen syndrome, dyslexia, and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder -- Coloured glasses -- Why do coloured overlays and lenses work? -- Frequently asked questions -- Support groups -- What the future should bring -- An epilogue from Sam's mother.
Subject Reading -- Color aids.
ISBN 0470851155 cloth alkaline paper
0470851163 paperback alkaline paper

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