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The Passionate Mind: How People with Autism Learn

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In entirely accessible terms, Wendy Lawson lays out her groundbreaking theory of Single Attention and Associated Cognition in Autism (SAACA), an approach that explains autism in terms of the unique learning style of individuals on the autism spectrum.


She shows that whereas neurotypical people can easily shift their attention from one interest to another, those on the autis
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Paperback, 224 pages
Published September 15th 2010 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Five stars for theory, no stars for presentation. Tip for academics: if you want to turn your doctoral thesis into a successful book, it's going to need a bit more adaptation than this.
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