Emergence: Labeled Autistic

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Grand Central Publishing, Sep 1, 1996 - Family & Relationships - 200 pages
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A true story that is both uniquely moving and exceptionally inspiring, Emergence is the first-hand account of a courageous autistic woman who beat the odds and cured herself. As a child, Temple Grandin was forced to leave her "normal" school and enroll in a school for autistic children. This searingly honest account captures the isolation and fears suffered by autistics and their families and the quiet strength of one woman who insisted on a miracle.

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User Review  - Kit - Goodreads

I thoroughly enjoy Dr. Grandin's writing for its raw honesty and sensible reasoning. This, her first book, is an invaluable insight into the early days of awareness and help for ASD children and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mckenzie Richardson - Goodreads

Temple Grandin is such an amazing person. I really enjoyed this book. It was well put-together and easy to follow. Grandin's insight into her experience with autism is awe-inspiring. Having read her ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Temple Grandin is one of the world's foremost experts in the design and construction of livestock handling facilities. Her projects can be found throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, Norway, England, and Denmark. She holds an M.S. from Arizona State in animal science and received her Ph.D. in 1988 from the University of Illinois at Urbana. She now is a professor at the University of Colorado in Denver.

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