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Author Falk, Dean,
Title Geeks, genes, and the evolution of Asperger syndrome / Dean Falk and Eve Penelope Schofield.
Imprint Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2018.

Author Falk, Dean,
Subject Schofield, Eve Penelope, 1991- -- Health.
Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Biography.
Asperger's syndrome -- Research.
Asperger Syndrome.
Alt Name Schofield, Eve Penelope, 1991-
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Frontispiece; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One. Before Asperberger Syndrome; Chapter Two. Sensory Experiences; Chapter Three. Social NaÃ̄veté and Advanced Cognition; Chapter Four. Sex and Gender in Asperger Syndrome; Chapter Five. Geeks, Genes, and the Evolution of Asperger Syndrome; Chapter Six. Autism Rising; Chapter Seven. Aspergerâ#x80;#x99;s Garden; Notes; Glossary; References; Index.
Summary In this unusual book an evolutionary anthropologist and her coauthor/granddaughter, who has Asperger syndrome, examine the emergence and spread of Asperger syndrome and other forms of high-functioning autism.
ISBN 9780826356932 (electronic bk.)
0826356931 (electronic bk.)
9780826356925 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 1005199888
Additional Format Print version: Falk, Dean. Geeks, genes, and the evolution of Asperger syndrome. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2018 9780826356925 (DLC) 2017026650.

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