By Michael Fitzgerald

ISBN-10: 0415763428

ISBN-13: 9780415763424

ISBN-10: 1583912134

ISBN-13: 9781583912133

Autism and Creativity is a stimulating research of male creativity and autism, arguing significant genetic endowment is a prerequisite of genius, and that cultural and environmental components are less important than has frequently been claimed.
Chapters at the analysis and psychology of autism set the scene for an in depth exam of a few vital historic figures. For example:
* within the Indian mathematician Ramanujan, the vintage qualities of Asperger's syndrome are proven to have coexisted with a unprecedented point of creativity
* extra suddenly, from the fields of philosophy, politics and literature, scrutiny of Ludwig Wittgenstein, Sir Keith Joseph, Eamon de Valera, Lewis Carroll and William Butler Yeats unearths classical autistic features.

Autism and Creativity will turn out attention-grabbing studying not just for execs and scholars within the box of autism and Asperger's syndrome, yet for someone desirous to understand how contributors proposing autistic beneficial properties have on many events replaced the way in which we comprehend society.

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