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The impact of font type on reading

  title={The impact of font type on reading},
  author={Stephanie Hoffmeister},
Significant differences in brain activation patterns exist between readers with and without dyslexia (Shaywitz, 1998). One possible area of difference involves font style that has led to the development of specific fonts to help individuals with dyslexia. Recent studies of dyslexia-specific fonts provide no specific evidence that they improve an individual's reading ability or speed of reading. Degree Type Open Access Senior Honors Thesis Department Special Education First Advisor David C… Expand

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