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Understanding Autism - a book by Silverman, Chloe

Understanding Autism

Parents, Doctors, and the History of a Disorder

Understanding Autism( )
Author: Silverman, Chloe
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $27.95
Book Description:

Autism has attracted a great deal of attention in recent years, thanks to dramatically increasing rates of diagnosis, extensive organizational mobilization, journalistic coverage, biomedical research, and clinical innovation. Understanding Autism, a social history of the expanding diagnostic category of this contested illness, takes a close look at the role of emotion--specifically, of parental love--in the intense and passionate work of biomedical communities investigating...
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Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Autism Spectrum Disorders
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.084 x 9.048 x 0.847 Inches
Book Weight:1.062 Pounds

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