Volume 264 2001

The Research Basis for Autism Intervention

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ISBN: 978-0-306-46585-7 (Print) 978-0-306-47946-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Theoretical and Developmental Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      Introduction

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      Pages 9-24

      Treatment for Autism

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      Pages 25-41

      Applying Developmental Principles to the Study of Autism

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      Pages 43-55

      The Otherworldly Gifts of Autism

  2. Biological Perspectives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

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      Pages 59-73

      Comparison of Siblings of Individuals with Autism and Siblings of Individuals with Other Diagnoses

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      Pages 75-89

      Fragile X Syndrome and Autism

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      Pages 91-101

      Analysis of Three Coding Region Polymorphisms in Autism

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      Pages 103-113

      Autism, Stress, and Chromosome 7 Genes

  3. Communication and Social Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-133

      Communicative Intent in Autism

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      Pages 135-150

      Issues in Early Comprehension Development of Children with Autism

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      Pages 151-168

      The Experience of Loneliness and Friendship in Autism

  4. Education and Interventions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-185

      Issues in Early Diagnosis and Intervention with Young Children with Autism

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      Pages 187-198

      Evaluating Treatment Effects for Adolescents and Adults with Autism in Residential Settings

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      Pages 199-218

      Psychopharmacologic Treatment Studies in Autism

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      Pages 219-227

      Sleep Problems in Autism

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      Pages 229-234

      Concluding Comments