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The Resource Understanding autism : parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder, Chloe Silverman

Understanding autism : parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder, Chloe Silverman

Label
Understanding autism : parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder
Title
Understanding autism
Title remainder
parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder
Statement of responsibility
Chloe Silverman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 autism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverman, Chloe
Dewey number
618.92/85882
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
S55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 A-031
  • WS 350.8.P4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism in children
  • Parents of autistic children
  • Autistic children
  • Autism in children
  • Autistic Disorder
  • Autistic Disorder
  • Disabled Children
  • Parent-Child Relations
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Child
  • Autism in children
  • Autism in children
  • Autistic children
  • Parents of autistic children
  • Kind
  • Autismus
  • Angehöriger
  • Arzt
Label
Understanding autism : parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder, Chloe Silverman
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=40150
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Love as an analytic tool -- Research programs, "autistic disturbances," and human difference -- Love is not enough: Bruno Bettelheim, infantile autism, and psychoanalytic childhoods -- Expert amateurs: raising and treating children with autism -- Interlude: Parents speak: the art of love and the ethics of care -- Brains, pedigrees, and promises: lessons from the politics of autism genetics -- Desperate and rational: parents and professionals in autism research -- Pandora's box: immunizations, parental obligations, and toxic facts -- Conclusion: What the world needs now: learning about and acting on autism research
Control code
ocn720258891
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9780691150468
Lccn
2011013942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691150468
  • (OCoLC)720258891
Label
Understanding autism : parents, doctors, and the history of a disorder, Chloe Silverman
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=40150
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Love as an analytic tool -- Research programs, "autistic disturbances," and human difference -- Love is not enough: Bruno Bettelheim, infantile autism, and psychoanalytic childhoods -- Expert amateurs: raising and treating children with autism -- Interlude: Parents speak: the art of love and the ethics of care -- Brains, pedigrees, and promises: lessons from the politics of autism genetics -- Desperate and rational: parents and professionals in autism research -- Pandora's box: immunizations, parental obligations, and toxic facts -- Conclusion: What the world needs now: learning about and acting on autism research
Control code
ocn720258891
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9780691150468
Lccn
2011013942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691150468
  • (OCoLC)720258891

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