Book 2013

Autism and the Brain

Neurophenomenological Interpretation


ISBN: 978-1-4614-4111-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-4112-0 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-20


  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-46

    How Autistic Persons Understand Words (Cerebral Organization of Word Meaning and Autism)

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-68

    How Autistic Persons Perceive the World (Sensory-Motor Function Level in the Brain and Autism)

  5. Chapter

    Pages 69-83

    How Autistic Persons Perceive Faces (Cerebral Organization of Face Recognition and Autism)

  6. Chapter

    Pages 85-99

    How Autistic Persons Act in the World (Cerebral Organization of Movements and Autism)

  7. Chapter

    Pages 101-136

    How Autistic Persons Perceive Space and Spatial Relations (Where System in the Brain and Autism)

  8. Chapter

    Pages 137-187

    How Autistic Persons Feel (Cerebral Organization of Limbic Emotion and Autism)

  9. Chapter

    Pages 189-216

    Autistic Persons’ Sense of Self (Cerebral Organization of Self and Autism)

  10. Chapter

    Pages 217-231

    The Left-Hemispheric Self in Autism Revisited

  11. Chapter

    Pages 233-279

    Pieces of Autism’s Puzzle Fall into Place (Clinical-Brain Pattern of Autism)

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 281-304