Learn how to read a book in this animated book summary of How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading by Mortimer Adler. Explainer Video by OnePercentBetter.
** SUMMARY ** Originally published in 1940, How to Read a Book by Mortimer Adler is the classic guide to reading comprehension. The crux of the book describes 4 levels of reading: elementary, inspectional, analytical, and syntopical. Each level is more complex than the previous. This video encompasses the practical lessons you can apply immediately to get the most of books.
** HIGHLIGHTS ** LESSON 1: Have a Purpose LESSON 2: Major Arguments and Evidence Matter More Than Details LESSON 3: Use Multiple Modes LESSON 4: Take Time to Process LESSON 5: Focus on High Value Content LESSON 6: Read More Than Once LESSON 7: Know The Author LESSON 8: Understand The Context LESSON 9: Question What You Read