Saturday, July 26, 2008

Assorted on Reading and Books

Literacy Debate: Online, R U Really Reading?
“Learning is not to be found on a printout,” David McCullough, the Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer, said in a commencement address at Boston College in May. “It’s not on call at the touch of the finger. Learning is acquired mainly from books, and most readily from great books.”

Ben Casnocha: What I've Been Reading

Business Books

Economic Gangsters: Corruption, Violence, and the Poverty of Nations
by Raymond Fisman , Edward Miguel

Reading the OED

The Book Show

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