Asperger syndrome /

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[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Authors: Gillard, Arthur. Series: Perspectives on diseases and disorders. Published by : Gale, Cengage Learning, (Detroit :) Physical details: 136 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm. Subject(s): Asperger's syndrome --Popular works. Year : 2011 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Bluefield High School 616.85 ASP Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-132) and index.

An overview of Asperger syndrome / Susan Ashley -- Diagnosing Asperger syndrome and related pervasive developmental disorders / Lisa A. Ruble and Melissa Wheatley -- Strategies used by children to compensate for Asperger syndrome / Tony Attwood -- Criminal behavior and Asperger syndrome / Susan London -- Gifted students with Asperger syndrome have special needs / Temple Grandin -- Vaccines do not cause autism / Massimo Pigliucci -- Vaccines can cause Asperger syndrome, autism, and related conditions / Steven Higgs -- Environmental factors are primarily responsible for autism spectrum disorders / Martha R. Herbert -- Genetic factors may be responsible for autism spectrum disorders / Sarah Barmak -- More understanding and acceptance is needed for people with Asperger syndrome / Lynne Soraya -- Asperger syndrome and autism are not an excuse for bad behavior / Temple Grandin --Two very different responses to a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome / Lori L. McKinsey -- A woman's difficult relationship with a man who has Asperger syndrome / Cheryl Morris -- A woman with Asperger syndrome finds happiness and self-worth / Kate Goldfield.

"Asperger Syndrome: Understanding Asperger Syndrome; Controversies About Asperger Syndrome; Personal Experiences with Asperger Syndrome"-- Provided by publisher.