By Michael Fitzgerald
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 elements are less important than has frequently been claimed.
Chapters at the analysis and psychology of autism set the scene for a close exam of a couple of vital historic figures. For example:
* within the Indian mathematician Ramanujan, the vintage features 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 somebody eager to understand how contributors proposing autistic positive factors have on many events replaced the way in which we comprehend society.
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Autism and Creativity: Is There a Link between Autism in Men and Exceptional Ability? by Michael Fitzgerald