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The politics of autism : navigating the contested spectrum

Author: John J Pitney, Jr.
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this first book devoted exclusively to the contentious politics of autism, noted political scientist and public policy expert John J. Pitney, Jr., explains how autism has evolved into a heated political issue disputed by scientists, educators, social workers, and families."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pitney, John J., Jr., 1955-
Politics of autism
(DLC) 2015013910
(OCoLC)907022313
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John J Pitney, Jr.
ISBN: 9781442249615 1442249617
OCLC Number: 913377692
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 181 pages) : illustrations
Contents: A short history of autism --
Medicine, science, and math --
Education --
Before, outside, and after the classroom --
The future --
Appendix: A timeline of autism policy and politics.
Responsibility: John J. Pitney, Jr.

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