Scholes, Robert James Books

About the author: Robert James Scholes is professor of speech and linguistics at the University of Florida. He received his doctorate in linguistics from Indiana University. He has researched and published extensively in language acquisition, psycholinguistics, and literacy.

Linguistic Approach to Reading and Writing
1999 0-7734-7919-8
The ideas in this book are based upon language, speech, and writing. Some of the topics are a brief survey of scripts, punctuation, words in speech and writing, and spoken and written languages. At the end of the book is a series of illustrations showing symbol language of the Lord’s Prayer, depicted in Chinese, Hieroglyphics, Sanskrit, Hebrew, Thai, Greek, Latin, Russian, gothic, German, and Anglo-Saxon.