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You deal with them based on who they are, not how they got to be that way. It is a well-written and accessible book that showcases the utility and ongoing relevance of thought styles in understanding modern science and medicine. You know, this is a great mystery. Siblings are involved in projects to make recommendations for research, advocacy, and supports for persons with developmental disabilities.

You are not currently authenticated. Singh Investigates the ever-expanding meanings of autism to those who study the disorder and to those who live with it Jennifer S.

In Multiple Autisms Jennifer S

Singh sets out to discover how autism emerged as a genetic disorder and how this affects those who study autism and those who live with it. Some cases there might be an environmental component to it, too. This book reveals how parent advocates not only pushed for more autism awareness and research funding but also organized and governed autism genetic research initiatives. This in turn influenced shifts in scientific practices and created new fields of exchange among scientists and families who participate in genetics research.

To date, there are no known definitive causes of autism, and the treatments are equally tentative. Siblings need the information, resources, support and tools to advocate for their siblings who have disabilities.

Their collective efforts also helped to build an epistemic infrastructure to support the shift to autism genomics science. In Multiple Autisms, Jennifer S.

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His statement was made at a time when autism awareness, research, and funding were rising substantially and thousands of scientists were entering the field to investigate some aspect of autism. This is the first sustained analysis of the practices, politics, and meaning of autism genetics from a scientific, cultural, and social perspective.