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How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading (A Touchstone book)

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With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material.Originally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a living classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to achieve them—from elementary reading, through systematic skimming and inspectional reading, to speed reading. Readers will learn when and how to “judge …

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This isn’t quite what you requested, but Adler’s How to Read a Book gives you a framework for something similar that can be used with any reading you do. The book features a brief set of questions designed to get you to express the main idea of what you read, how to apply the knowledge, etc. It’s far more difficult than it appears, but it makes reading much more rewarding.

The method was introduced to me in my college philosophy classes and has served me well ever since.

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$5.99

Book Binding

Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Mortimer J. Adler

Book Edition

Revised

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Touchstone

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