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Author Delacato, Carl H.

Title The ultimate stranger : the autistic child / Carl H. Delacato
Edition [First edition]
Published Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1974


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Description ix, 226 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Alien world -- Refrigerator mothers? -- Divine disease -- Breakthrough? -- To tell or not to tell -- Too much, too little, or white noise? -- Puzzle fits -- Reading the sensoryisms -- Treating for survival -- Treating the cause -- Theories are theories -- Case materials
Summary Henry Huggins makes a deal with his father--if Henry can keep his dog Ribsy out of trouble for a month, he can go fishing with his father. Ribsy does his best to make Henry lose the deal
Analysis Autism in children
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [208]-217
Subject Autism in children.
Autistic children.
Women -- History.
Autistic Disorder.
United States -- History.
United States -- Social conditions.
LC no. 73009019
ISBN 0385010745