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Author Lyons, Viktoria.

Title Asperger syndrome : a gift or a curse? / Viktoria Lyons and Michael Fitzgerald
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2005

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Description xi, 333 pages
Contents Autism and Asperger syndrome -- Gift or curse -- Frontostriatal hypothesis -- Medial temporal lobe hypothesis -- Cerebellar hypothesis -- Autism/asperger syndrome : a disorder of the social self -- William James Sidis (1898-1944) -- Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) -- Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) -- Enoch Powell (1912-1998) -- Alfred Kinsey (1894-1956) -- Patricia Highsmith (1921-1995) -- Joy Adamson (1910-1980) -- Charles Darwin (1809-1882) -- Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) -- Robert Walser (1878-1956) -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Autistic people -- Biography.
Asperger's syndrome.
Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Biography.
Celebrities -- Mental health.
Celebrities -- Diseases.
Creative ability -- Psychological aspects.
Genius and mental illness.
Asperger Syndrome -- psychology.
Asperger Syndrome.
Autistic Disorder.
Autistic Disorder -- psychology.
Famous Persons.
Personality Development.
Psychological Theory.
Genre/Form Case Reports.
Biographies.
Author Fitzgerald, Michael, 1946 October 7-
LC no. 2005005514
ISBN 1594543879 hardcover