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References

Bolter, J. D. (2001). Writing Space: Computers, Hypertext, and the Remediation of Print. Second Edition. Mahwah: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Holst-Larkin, J. (2006). Personality and type (but “not” a psychological theory!). Business Communication Quarterly, 69(4), 417-421. Retrieved from ERIC database. (EJ798322)

Hughes, L., & Wilkins, A. (2000). Typography in children’s reading schemes may be suboptimal: Evidence from measures of reading rate. Journal of Research in Reading, 23(3), 314-24. Retrieved from ERIC database. (EJ624606)

Schriver, K. A. (1997). Dynamics in document design: Creating texts for readers. New York: John Wiley.

Seddon, T., & Waterhouse, J. (2009).  Graphic design for non-designers. San Francisco: Chronicle Books.

Wilkins, A., Cleave, R., Grayson, N., & Wilson, L. (2009). Typography for children may be inappropriately designed. Journal of Research in Reading, 32(4), 402-412. Retrieved from ERIC database.  (EJ860204)

Other Resources

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Images

Images were sourced from:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

http://creativecommons.org/

“Typography” banner retrieved from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dustin_senos/4151990219/

“Dear Typography” poster retrieved from:

http://cache0.bigcartel.com/product_images/6478041/dear_typography_poster_FINAL.jpg

Video clips

Typographics: http://vimeo.com/195632

Typography School: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Xg5O0l7ybY

Helvetica Trailer: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6iafg_helvetica-trailer_shortfilms

Helvetica documentary clip – Wim Crouwel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOzDUAh5b90

Helvetica in Motion: http://vimeo.com/6990577

“Linotype: The Film” Official Trailer: http://vimeo.com/15032988

Mr Smith’s Letterpress Workshop: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWszb97fG-A

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