chapter  14
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Taku, a Case Study of Dyslexia in Japan: Akira Uno and Jun Yamada

ByAKIRA UNO, JUN YAMADA

Taku is an only child, who is given great affection by his parents. Both the father and mother graduated from technical college. The mother is a housewife having no reading and writing problems. The father, a computer instructor, has writing diffi culties even now and says that Taku resembles him in this regard. He avoids handwriting and always uses a personal computer instead.