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Title Understanding other minds : perspectives from autism / edited by Simon Baron-Cohen, Helen Tager-Flusberg, and Donald J. Cohen.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    618.9289 UND    Available
Description xiii, 515 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Oxford medical publications
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An introduction to the debate / Helen Tager-Flusberg, Simon Baron-Cohen, and Donald Cohen -- Early understanding of mind : the normal case / Henry M. Wellman -- Social development in autism : historical and clinical perspectives / Fred R. Volkmar and Ami Klin -- From attention-goal psychology to belief-desire psychology : the development of a theory of mind, and its dysfunction / Simon Baron-Cohen -- What autism teaches us about metarepresentation / Alan Leslie and Daniel Roth -- The theory of mind deficit in autism : rethinking the metarepresentation theory / Josef Perner -- What language reveals about the understanding of minds in children with autism / Helen Tager-Flusberg -- The theory of mind deficit in autism : evidence from deception / Beate Sodian and Uta Frith -- The theory of mind and joint-attention deficits in autism / Peter Mundy, Marian Sigman, and Connie Kasari -- Understanding persons : the role of affect / Peter Hobson -- Pretending and planning / Paul Harris -- Narrative language in autism and the theory of mind hypothesis : a wider perspective / Katherine Loveland and Belgin Tunali -- Theories of mind and the problem of autism / Jerome Bruner and Carol Feldman -- The complexity of social behaviour in autism / Catherine Lord -- The development of individuals with autism : implications for the theory of mind hypothesis / Ami Klin and Fred Volkmar -- The role of imitation in understanding persons and developing a theory of mind / Andrew Meltzoff and Alison Gopnik -- Evolving a theory of mind : the nature of non-verbal mentalism in other primates / Andrew Whiten -- The comparative study of early communication and theories of mind : ontogeny, phylogeny, and pathology / Juan Carlos Gómez, Encarnación Sarriá, and Javier Tamarit -- Autism and theory of mind : some philosophical perspectives / Jerry Samet -- Desire and fantasy : a psychoanalytic perspective on theory of mind and autism / Linda Mayes, Donald Cohen, and Ami Klin -- The theory of mind deficit in autism : some questions for teaching and diagnosis / Simon Baron-Cohen and Patricia Howlin -- Thinking and relationships : mind and brain (some reflections on theory of mind and autism) / Michael Rutter and Anthony Bailey.
Subject Autism in children.
Philosophy of mind in children.
Autism, Infantile.
Indexed Term Children Autism
Added Author Baron-Cohen, Simon.
Tager-Flusberg, Helen.
Cohen, Donald J.
ISBN 0192620541 : £50.00 ($75.00)

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