TITLE

The Extremely Male Brain

AUTHOR(S)
Eaves, Elisabeth
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;6/22/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
43100109

 

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