The Resource The development of autism : a self-regulatory perspective, Thomas L. Whitman

The development of autism : a self-regulatory perspective, Thomas L. Whitman

Label
The development of autism : a self-regulatory perspective
Title
The development of autism
Title remainder
a self-regulatory perspective
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Whitman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tom Whitman proposes a new developmental theory of autism that focuses on the diversity of characteristics associated with this disorder, and how these develop over time. This theory is reconciled and integrated with contemporary theories of autism, including the social, cognitive, linguistic, sensorimotor and biological perspectives. The broader societal context in which autism emerges is also explored along with its impact on the family. Whitman draws from extensive clinical experience to examine common education and biomedical interventions and presents recommendations both for practical ap
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
616.85/882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
W458 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The development of autism : a self-regulatory perspective, Thomas L. Whitman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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
History, definition and assessment -- Autism and its characteristics -- Theories of autism -- Toward a developmental theory of autism -- Educational and biomedical interventions -- Family stress and coping -- Recommendations to parents, therapists/educators, researchers and social policy makers
Control code
ocn567971084
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843107354
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22672436
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567971084
  • pebcs1423710290

Library Locations

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