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Chasing the intact mind : how the severely autistic and intellectually disabled were excluded from the debates that affect them most

text Chasing the intact mind : how the severely autistic and intellectually disabled were excluded from the debates that affect them most

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"In her 2006 memoir Strange Son, Portia Iversen coined the phrase "intact mind" to describe the typical cognitive abilities she believed were buried within even the most seemingly impaired autistic individuals, like her son Dov - who, at nine year... Read more
Contents
Part I: the history of the intact mind -- Introduction -- Valuing the disabled child: the emergence of disability parent memoirs -- Whose fault is it? Psychoanalysis and the first autism parent memoirs -- Is there a "key"? Biomedical discourse and... Read more
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180 pages ; 25 cm
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Oxford University Press 2024

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