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Temple Grandin reflects on the value of autism

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The author provides a personal snapshot of living with autism. She decides the attitudes of a society that highlights the deficits and ignores the attributes of individuals with autism and is alarmed by the oft stated desire to eradicate autism, because such a desire ignores the inherent value of people with autism. Keyword: Attitudes

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Author
Grandin, Temple
Source
"An Anthropologist On Mars" by Oliver Sacks, The New Yorker
Publisher
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Publication Date
27 December 1993
Category
Person with disability
Keywords
Attitudes
Origin
United States

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