Ideas from books, articles & podcasts.
There is a difference between reading for understanding and reading for information. Anything easily digested is reading for information. The regurgitation of facts without solid understanding and context gains you little in the real world. Learning something insightful requires ...
Mortimer Adler literally wrote the book on reading. Adler identifies four levels of reading:
They are thought of as levels because you can’t move to a higher level without ...
Inspectional reading allows us to look at the author’s blueprint. There are two sub-types of inspectional reading:
There are four rules to Analytical Reading:
Syntopical Reading involves reading many books on the same subject and comparing and contrasting ideas, vocabulary, and arguments.
This task is undertaken by identifying relevant passages, translating the terminology, framing and ordering the questions that need answering, defining the issu...
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