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Understanding the Nature of Autism and Asperger's Disorder: Forty Years of ...

Edward Ritvo - Education - 2006 - 174 pages
This book is an accessible introduction for professionals, families and individuals with autism. Prof. Ritvo traces the historical development of understanding about autism and ...
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Imitation and the Social Mind: Autism and Typical Development

Sally J. Rogers, Justin H. G. Williams - Psychology - 2006 - 466 pages
From earliest infancy, a typically developing child imitates or mirrors the facial expressions, postures and gestures, and emotional behavior of others. Where does this ...
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Perception of Faces, Objects, and Scenes: Analytic and Holistic Processes

Mary A. Peterson, Gillian Rhodes - Psychology - 2003 - 412 pages
From a barrage of photons, we readily and effortlessly recognize the faces of our friends, and the familiar objects and scenes around us. However, these tasks cannot be simple ...
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The Other Side of ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Exposed and ...

Angela Southall - Psychology - 2007 - 205 pages
The author deals with some of the controversial aspects of ADHD that help maintain its status as the most hotly debated subject in children's mental health. The book draws ...
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Children of Depressed Mothers: From Early Childhood to Maturity

Marian Radke-Yarrow - Psychology - 1998 - 216 pages
The study presented in this book imposes a developmental perspective on the psychopathology of offspring of depressed mothers. A primary theme is the interplay of factors in ...
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Personality and Motivational Systems in Mental Retardation

Harvey N. Switzky - Psychology - 2004 - 343 pages
Motivation is the energizing force that drives much of our attention, conscious effort, and achievement in life. Yet this important driving force may be absent, low, or ...
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Social and Communication Development in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Early ...

Tony Charman, Wendy Stone - Psychology - 2008 - 348 pages
From leading clinical researchers, this volume presents important recent advances in understanding and treating autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in very young children. The book ...
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Dasha's Journal: A Cat Reflects on Life, Catness and Autism

T. O. Daria - Psychology - 2008 - 176 pages
Just a few weeks old, Dasha the cat found herself in a family with an autistic child. The publication of Temple Grandin's book Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of ...
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The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

Tony Attwood - Education - 2006 - 416 pages
The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome is the definitive handbook for anyone affected by Asperger's syndrome (AS). Now including a new introduction explaining the impact of ...
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