Autism & Aspergers Products

  • Neurocognitive Approaches to Developmental Disorders: A Festschrift for Uta Frith

    A Special Issue of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology

    Edited by Dr Dorothy Bishop, Margaret Snowling

    Uta Frith has been an outstandingly influential figure in the field of developmental neuropsychology for over 40 years, and is internationally renowned for her work on developmental cognitive disorders. Her scholarly influence has defined contemporary research on atypical development, notably in…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict…

    Hardback – 2015-01-22
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Research challenges and solutions

    Edited by Jo Van Herwegen, Deborah Riby

    Interest in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders has grown exponentially in recent years across a range of disciplines, including psychology, psychiatry, education and neuroscience. The research itself has become more sophisticated, using multidisciplinary methods to probe interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2014-12-11
    Psychology Press
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • Autism and Creativity

    Is There a Link between Autism in Men and Exceptional Ability?

    By Michael Fitzgerald

    Autism and Creativity is a stimulating study of male creativity and autism, arguing that a major genetic endowment is a prerequisite of genius, and that cultural and environmental factors are less significant than has often been claimed. Chapters on the diagnosis and psychology of autism set the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-01
    Routledge

  • Psychodynamic Art Therapy Practice with People on the Autistic Spectrum

    Edited by Matt Dolphin, Angela Byers, Alison Goldsmith, Ruth Jones

    Psychodynamic Art Therapy Practice with People on the Autistic Spectrum offers a valuable counterbalance to the phenomenological, cognitive and behavioural theories that currently prevail in the wider field of practice and research. The result of a decade of work by a group of highly experienced…

    Paperback – 2013-08-26
    Routledge

  • Autism

    By Stuart Murray

    Autism is the first book on the condition that seeks to combine medical, historical and cultural approaches to an understanding of the condition. Its purpose is to present a rounded portrayal of the ways in which autism is currently represented in the world, It focuses on three broad areas: the…

    Paperback – 2011-09-08
    Routledge
    The Routledge Series Integrating Science and Culture

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