Posted by: ccclib | June 17, 2013

Do Novels Change How We Think?

An article at Slate.com proposes that reading novels makes our thought processes more flexible.

“New research says reading literary fiction helps people embrace ambiguous ideas and avoid snap judgments.”

Study: Reading novels makes us better thinkers

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