How Asperger Talents Changed the World annotated edition
By (author) Michael Fitzgerald
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Genius Genes by Michael Fitzgerald
Book DescriptionArguing that highly creative people are largely ?born and not made, ? the authors of Genius Genes: How Asperger Talents Changed the World present case studies of the lives of 21 famous individuals, tying their personalities, talents and lifestyles to the major characteristics of Asperger Syndrome. Subjects range from the well-known to some more obscure, including political/military figures (Thomas Jefferson, Thomas ?Stonewall? Jackson, Bernard Law Montgomery and Charles de Gaulle), mathematicians (Archimedes, Charles Babbage, Paul Erd?s, Norbert Wiener, David Hilbert, and Kurt G?del), scientists (Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, Nikola Tesla, Henry Cavendish and Gregor Mendel), writers (Gerard Manley Hopkins and H. G. Wells), plus maverick aviator Charles Lindbergh, psychologist John Broadus Watson and sexologist Alfred C. Kinsey.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781931282444
(228mm x 161mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Autism Asperger Publishing Co,US
Publisher: AAPC Publishing
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United States
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