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The Resource Autism and the edges of the known world : sensitivities, language, and constructed reality, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Theo Peeters

Autism and the edges of the known world : sensitivities, language, and constructed reality, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Theo Peeters

Label
Autism and the edges of the known world : sensitivities, language, and constructed reality
Title
Autism and the edges of the known world
Title remainder
sensitivities, language, and constructed reality
Statement of responsibility
Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Theo Peeters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this intelligent and incisive book, Olga Bogdashina explores old and new theories of sensory perception and communication in autism. Drawing on linguistics, philosophy, neuroscience, psychology, anthropology and quantum mechanics, she looks at how the nature of the senses inform an individual's view of the world, and how language both reflects and constructs that view. Examining the 'whys' and 'hows' of the senses, and the role of language, Olga Bogdashina challenges common perceptions of what it means to be 'normal' and 'abnormal'. In doing so she shows that autism can help to illuminate o
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bogdashina, Olʹga
Dewey number
616.85882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
B64 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 I-346
  • WM 203.5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism
  • Senses and sensation
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Autistic Disorder
  • Communication
  • Perception
  • Sensation
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Unexplained Phenomena
  • Perception
  • Autism
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Senses and sensation
Label
Autism and the edges of the known world : sensitivities, language, and constructed reality, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Theo Peeters
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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
Sensory realities -- Filtering model -- Side-notes: a few questions to ask -- Gestalt perception -- Sensory perceptual development -- Hidden agenda of language -- Non-verbal communication -- Sensory hypersensitivities -- Side-notes: before we go further -- Extrasensory realities in autism (with possible explanations)
Control code
699510122
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857002396
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
jessicakingsleypublishers9780857002396
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)699510122
Label
Autism and the edges of the known world : sensitivities, language, and constructed reality, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Theo Peeters
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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
Sensory realities -- Filtering model -- Side-notes: a few questions to ask -- Gestalt perception -- Sensory perceptual development -- Hidden agenda of language -- Non-verbal communication -- Sensory hypersensitivities -- Side-notes: before we go further -- Extrasensory realities in autism (with possible explanations)
Control code
699510122
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857002396
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
jessicakingsleypublishers9780857002396
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)699510122

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