Story proof: the science behind the startling power of story

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Haven, a professional storyteller, describes the power of story to motivate, teach, and communicate information and uses research from the cognitive sciences, neurological science, developmental psychology, and neural net modeling to show how the mind processes information, as well as anecdotes and examples of stories. He discusses the connections between narrative comprehension, writing, logical and critical thinking, motivation, memory, and mastering language with story. He also includes guides to applying story concepts. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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