Steve Kramer narrates journalist Benedict Carey's account of new research on the process of learning. Kramer's well-measured pace, agreeable tone, and energy complement Carey's accessible writing style and fascinating findings. These findings often run counter to the prevailing folk wisdom about the best way to ensure maximum absorption and retention of information. For example, varying study setting and allowing oneself some distraction should be embraced rather than avoided. As Carey explores the research and examines his own life as a student, listeners will learn some useful new tidbits to enhance their own learning processes. S.E.G. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine [Published: OCTOBER 2014]
Trade Ed. Random House Audio 2014
CD ISBN 9780449807774 $35.00 Six CDs
DD ISBN 9780449807781 $20.00
Library Ed. Books on Tape 2014
CD ISBN 9780449807798 $35.00 Six CDs
DD ISBN 9780449807804 $76.00
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