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The Resource Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence, Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood

Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence, Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood

Label
Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence
Title
Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome
Title remainder
a user guide to adolescence
Statement of responsibility
Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the NASEN & TES Special Educational Needs Children's Book Award 2003. Have you ever been called a freak or a geek? Have you ever felt like one? Luke Jackson is 13 years old and has Asperger Syndrome. Over the years Luke has learned to laugh at such names but there are other aspects of life which are more difficult. Adolescence and the teenage years are a minefield of emotions, transitions and decisions and when a child has Asperger Syndrome, the result is often explosive. Luke has three sisters and one brother in various stages of their adolescent and teenage years but he is acutely
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1988-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Luke
Dewey number
618.928588292
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.A9
LC item number
J33 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Luke
  • Autistic youth
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Jackson, Luke
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Coping With Disability
  • Teaching Of Students With Specific Learning Difficulties
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Autistic youth
  • Mental health
Label
Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence, Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; An Introduction -- Me and My Family; Asperger Syndrome and the Autistic Spectrum; To Tell or Not to Tell?; Fascinations and Fixations; Sense and Sense Abilities; A Different Physiology; A Word About Sleep; Language and Learning; The Problem with School ... ; Bullying; Taekwondo; Friendships and Socializing; The Dating Game; Morals and Principles -- Representation and Reality; One Final and Positive Note; Idioms -an Explanation; Further Reading; Useful Addresses and Websites; Index
Control code
54682456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846423567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f659dd48-da56-434d-ab18-e33bb7753044
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54682456
Label
Freaks, geeks and Asperger syndrome : a user guide to adolescence, Luke Jackson ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; An Introduction -- Me and My Family; Asperger Syndrome and the Autistic Spectrum; To Tell or Not to Tell?; Fascinations and Fixations; Sense and Sense Abilities; A Different Physiology; A Word About Sleep; Language and Learning; The Problem with School ... ; Bullying; Taekwondo; Friendships and Socializing; The Dating Game; Morals and Principles -- Representation and Reality; One Final and Positive Note; Idioms -an Explanation; Further Reading; Useful Addresses and Websites; Index
Control code
54682456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846423567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f659dd48-da56-434d-ab18-e33bb7753044
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54682456

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