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Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity

Autor Andrew Solomon
Vydavatel: New York : Scribner, 2012.
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"In Far from the Tree, Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. His proposition is that diversity is what unites us all. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodigies, who are conceived in rape, who  Přečíst více...
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Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Andrew Solomon
ISBN: 9780743236713 0743236718 0701188766 9780701188764 0743236726 9780743236720
OCLC číslo: 779265963
Ocenění: National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, 2012.
Popis: ix, 962 pages ; 25 cm
Obsahy: Son --
Deaf --
Dwarfs --
Down syndrome --
Autism --
Schizophrenia --
Disability --
Prodigies --
Rape --
Crime --
Transgender --
Father --
Acknowledgments --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Odpovědnost: Andrew Solomon.

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Tells stories of parents who learn to deal with their exceptional children and find profound meaning in doing so. This book explores themes of generosity, acceptance and tolerance - and shows how  Přečíst více...

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