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Re-Thinking Autism: Diagnosis, Identity, and Equality

by Katherine Runswick-Cole, Rebecca Mallett and Sami Timimi (Editors) - £18.99  Jessica Kingsley Publishers (2016)
paperback    ISBN 13: 9781849055819 | ISBN 10: 1849055815

Disputing the existing accepted approaches to autism and the focus on diagnosis and 'treatment', this book challenges the attitudes, assumptions and prejudices around autism that are generated from the medical model, suggesting that they can be marginalising, limiting and potentially damaging to the individuals labelled with autism.

(Price & availability last checked: June 2016)

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