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Thinking in pictures : and other reports from my life with autism / Temple Grandin ; with a foreword by Oliver Sacks.

Grandin, Temple. (Author).

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Henderson Main Branch 616.8588 G (Text) 33258007575165 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307739582
  • ISBN: 0307739589
  • ISBN: 9780307275653
  • ISBN: 0307275655
  • Physical Description: xviii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 2nd Vintage Books ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Expanded edition including the most recent research, therapy, and resources"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-269).
Formatted Contents Note:
Thinking in pictures : autism and visual thought -- The great continuum : diagnosing autism -- The squeeze machine : sensory problems in autism -- Learning empathy : emotion and autism -- The ways of the world : developing autistic talent -- Believer in biochemistry : medications and new treatments -- Dating data : autism and relationships -- A cow's eye view : connecting with animals -- Artists and accountants : an understanding of animal thought -- Einstein's second cousin : the link between autism and genius -- Stairway to heaven : religion and belief.
Summary, etc.:
The author describes her life with autism and how she has used her strong visual sensibility to cope with it.
Target Audience Note:
1120L Lexile
Subject: Grandin, Temple.
Autistic people > United States > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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