Researching the autism spectrum : contemporary perspectives [E-Book] / edited by Ilona Roth, Payam Rezaie.
Roth, Ilona, (editor)
Rezaie, Payam, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011
1 online resource (xvi, 401 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Early assessment and diagnosis of children / Ann Le Couteur
  • Unravelling the genetics of autism spectrum disorders / Inês Sousa [and others]
  • Brain imaging and the neuroanatomical correlates of autism / Michael Spencer, Andrew Stanfield and Eve Johnstone
  • Magnetoencephalography (MEG) as a tool to investigate the neurophysiology of autism / Sven Braeutigam, Stephen Swithenby and Anthony Bailey
  • Autism and epilepsy / Christopher Gillberg and Brian Neville
  • Biochemistry of autism: changes in serotonin, reelin and oxytocin / Elizabeta B. Mukaetova-Ladinska, Jodie Westwood and Elaine Perry
  • Psychological models of autism: an overview / Elizabeth Pellicano
  • Cognitive flexibility in autism: a social-developmental account / Peter Hobson and Jessica Hobson
  • Language in autism spectrum disorders / Jill Boucher
  • Memory in autism: binding, self and brain / Dermot Bowler, Sebastian Gaigg and Sophie Lind
  • Measuring executive function in children with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders: what is ecologically valid? / Ayla Humphrey [and others]
  • Autism spectrum disorders in current educational provision Rita Jordan.