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Autism and Representation.

Author: Mark Osteen
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2007.
Series: Routledge research in cultural and media studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume, the first scholarly book on autism and the humanities, brings scholars from several different disciplines together with adults on the autism spectrum to investigate the diverse ways that autism has been represented in novels, poems, autobiographies, films and clinical discourses, and to explore the connections and demarcations between autistic and "normal" creative expression.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Osteen
ISBN: 9780203935088 020393508X 1281063541 9781281063540
OCLC Number: 437195573
Description: 1 online resource (322 pages).
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Autism and Representation: A Comprehensive Introduction; Part I: Clinical Constructions; 1 No search, No subject?: Autism and the American Conversion Narrative; 2 Bruno Bettelheim, Autism, and the Rhetoric of scientific Authority; 3 Constructing Autism: A Brief Genealogy; Part II: Autistry; 4 Autism and Modernism: A Genealogical Exploration; 5 Autism and the Imagination; 6 Fractioned Idiom: Metonymy and the Language of Autism; 7 Imagination and the Awareness of self in Autistic spectrum Poets. 8 human, but More so: What the Autistic Brain Tells Us about the Process of NarrativePart III: Autist Biography; 9 Crossing Over: Writing the Autistic Memoir; 10 (M)Othering and Autism: Maternal Rhetorics of Self-Revision; 11 urinetown: A Chronicle of the Potty Wars; Part IV: Popular Representations; 12 Recognizing Jake: Contending with Formulaic and Spectacularized Representations of Autism in Film; 13 hollywood and the Fascination of Autism; 14 Film as a veh.
Series Title: Routledge research in cultural and media studies.
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This volume, the first scholarly book on autism and the humanities, brings scholars from several different disciplines together with adults on the autism spectrum to investigate the diverse ways that autism has been represented in novels, poems, autobiographies, films and clinical discourses, and to explore the connections and demarcations between autistic and "normal" creative expression.

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