The Extremely Male Brain

Eaves, Elisabeth
June 2009
Forbes Asia;6/22/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p62
The article explains the expanded definition of autism and the reason why this disorder mostly affects males. It states that patients with autism will mostly manifest poor social skills, communication difficulties, and strong, narrow interests and repetitive behavior. Moreover, it also stresses that the autistic brain is an extreme version the male brain.


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