The Resource Look me in the eye : my life with Asperger's, John Elder Robison

Look me in the eye : my life with Asperger's, John Elder Robison

Label
Look me in the eye : my life with Asperger's
Title
Look me in the eye
Title remainder
my life with Asperger's
Statement of responsibility
John Elder Robison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Memoir of John Robison whose odd behavior was explained when he was diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger's syndrome when he was forty and the change that made in his life
Title
Look me in the eye
Creator
Summary
The author describes life growing up different in an odd family, his unusual talents, his struggle to live a "normal" life, his diagnosis at the age of forty with Asperger's syndrome, and the dramatic changes that have occurred since that diagnosis
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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195510
Cataloging source
IGA
Dewey number
  • B
  • 362.1968588320092
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
R635 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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John Elder Robison
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Look me in the eye
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my life with Aspergers
Label
Look me in the eye : my life with Asperger's, John Elder Robison
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-457)
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A little misfit -- A permanent playmate -- Empathy -- A trickster is born -- I find a Porsche -- The nightmare years -- Assembly required -- The dogs begin to fear me -- I drop out of high school -- Collecting the trash -- The flaming washtub -- I'm in prison with the band -- The big time -- The first smoking guitar -- The ferry to Detroit -- One with the machine -- Rock and roll all night -- A real job -- A visit from management -- Logic vs. small talk -- Being young executives -- Becoming normal -- I get a bear cub -- A diagnosis at forty -- Montagoonians -- Units one through three -- Married life -- Winning at basketball -- My life as a train
Control code
4455397
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
461 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410403063
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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4455397
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166317502
  • (OCoLC)166317502

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