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Authors: Alessia C. Giordano and Viola A. Lombardi 
Book Description:
The terms Ďautismí and Ďautisticí derive from the Greek word autos meaning self. This is appropriate to describing the autistic behavioral phenotype in which there is a pathological impairment in socialization and verbal and nonverbal communication, in addition to behavior and interests that are often highly restricted and repetitive. The autistic individual often appears isolated, and unable to make sense of the world around them. They often reveal an inability to predict and understand the behavior of others, and perceptions of the world remain fragmented and are not embedded into a coherent pattern or structure. This book discusses the causes and risks of autism from researchers around the globe.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Autism as a Theoretical Problem and the Significance of Blood Hyperserotonemia, pp. 1-32
(Skirmantas Januvsonis, Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, CA)

Autism Spectrum Disorders: From Candidate Genes to Candidate Ontology Terms, pp. 33-50
(Valentino Romano, Dipartimento di Oncologia Sperimentale e Applicazioni Cliniche, Claudia Coronnello, Salvatore Micciche, Dipartimento di Fisica e Tecnologie Relative: Univ. degli Studi di Palermo, Italy, Salvatore Micciche, Dipartimento di Fisica e Tecnologie Relative: Univ. degli Studi di Palermo, Italy, et al.)

Gastropods as an Animal Model for Studying Autism and Other Behavioral Phenotypes, pp. 51-63
(Jeff S. Hatfield, USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, Maryland)

"No Time Like the Present": Time Perception in Autism, pp. 65-76
(Melissa J. Allman, The Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine, Iser G. DeLeon, The Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine)

Autism and Dysphasia: A Physio-Pathological Approach, pp. 77-88
(Claudia Talero-Gutierrez, Neuroscience Unit, Neuroscience Group (NEUROS), School of Medicine, Univ. del Rosario, Bogota, Colombia)

Short Communication

Histidinemia: A Risk Factor for Autism Spectrum Disorders, pp. 89-95
(Taishi Miyachi, Dept. of Pediatrics, Nagoya City Univ. Hospital, Satoshi Sumi, Dept. of Pediatrics, West District Care Center for Disabled Children, Masayuki Imaeda, Dept. of Pediatrics, Nagoya City Univ. Hospital, et al.)

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   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   ISBN: 978-1-60456-861-5
   Status: AV
  
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PP Page Proofs
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