Thomas Sowell Late Talking. For parents of children with language problems he combines a compassionate first-person account with sound clearheaded advice. Another valuable aspect of Sowells book is his intri-guing albeit speculative theory about competing resources in the left hemi-sphere accounting for late talking in these children.
Professor Camarata has decades of experience researching diagnosing and treating late-talking children. After writing a few columns about his son he started to get contacted by many other people with the same situation. For lovers of medical mysteries Sowell has an eye for telling detail that one sees in only the finest clinical observers.
Be cautious with late-talking children.
Thomas Sowell describes a very specific type of child in this book and his other book on the subject The Einstein Syndrome The child will be bright highly analytical very strong-willed possibly musically inclined or gifted. Thomas Sowell Jun 20th 1998. Children can be late to talk because they are hearing impaired autistic mentally retarded or impaired in oral-motor skills. Thomas Sowell is one of my favorite conservative authors.