The Resource Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity : looking beyond the label, Harvey Molloy and Latika Vasil

Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity : looking beyond the label, Harvey Molloy and Latika Vasil

Label
Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity : looking beyond the label
Title
Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity
Title remainder
looking beyond the label
Statement of responsibility
Harvey Molloy and Latika Vasil
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How do teenagers with Asperger Syndrome view themselves and their own lives?. This book is based on extensive interviews with adolescents diagnosed with AS. It includes six life stories, written in collaboration with the teenagers themselves. These present an authentic and fascinating look at the lives of the teenagers and how AS has shaped their growing identities. The stories provide the basis for a discussion of common themes and issues facing teenagers with AS. Asperger Syndrome, Adolescence and Identity also questions the medicalized deficit approach to Asperger Syndrome and discusses the
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
616.85/88
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.A9
LC item number
M65 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Asperger syndrome, adolescence, and identity : looking beyond the label, Harvey Molloy and Latika Vasil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; ASPERGER SYNDROME, ADOLESCENCE, AND IDENTITY: Looking Beyond the Label; CONTENTS; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Defining Asperger Syndrome; 2. Lee's Story; 3. Rachel's Story; 4. Sarah's Story; 5. Chee Kiong's Story; 6. Luke's Story; 7. Simon's Story; 8. Themes and Issues from the Stories; APPENDIX A: THE NARRATIVE APPROACH IN RESEARCH; APPENDIX B: THE RESEARCH PROCESS; REFERENCES; SUBJECT INDEX; AUTHOR INDEX
Control code
ocn567971050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (173 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843101260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35653887
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567971050
  • pebcs1843101262

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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