Dyslexia: Past, Present, and Future

Paper presented at 6th Annual MTSU Literacy Research Conference, Murfreesboro, TN, 2018

9 Pages Posted: 21 Feb 2018

Date Written: February 1, 2018

Abstract

The current paper aims to provide a historical overview of the dyslexia therapy and research. Currently, dyslexia research is an interdisciplinary endeavor encompassing a wide array of subjects including neurology, education, psychology, and linguistics. However, under the influence of the concurrent literary, educational and psychological trends in different eras, different fields have provided unique insights into the nature of reading difficulties. The paper concludes with a brief discussion of the current trends in the dyslexia research.

Keywords: Dyslexia, overview, reading difficulty, historical review

Suggested Citation

Mahmoodi-Shahrebabaki, Masoud, Dyslexia: Past, Present, and Future (February 1, 2018). Paper presented at 6th Annual MTSU Literacy Research Conference, Murfreesboro, TN, 2018. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3118677

Masoud Mahmoodi-Shahrebabaki (Contact Author)

Middle Tennessee State University ( email )

1315 East Castle St. Apt H7
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Murfreesboro, TN 37130
United States
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