The Power of Neurodiversity: Unleashing the Advantages of Your Differently Wired Brain (published in hardcover as Neurodiversity)

The Power of Neurodiversity: Unleashing the Advantages of Your Differently Wired Brain (published in hardcover as Neurodiversity)

by Thomas Armstrong

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ISBN-13: 9780738215242
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: 10/04/2011
Edition description: First Trade Paper Edition
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 349,993
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Thomas Armstrong, PhD, is an award-winning author and speaker and a leading expert on learning and human development. He lives in Northern California. Visit: ThomasArmstrong.com

Table of Contents

Preface vii

1 Neurodiversity: A Concept Whose Time Has Come 1

2 The Joy of the Hyperactive Brain 27

3 The Positive Side of Being Autistic 53

4 A Different Kind of Learner 75

5 The Gift of Mood 95

6 The Advantages of Anxiety 115

7 The Rainbow of Intelligences 137

8 Thinking in a Different Key 159

9 Neurodiversity in the Classroom 181

10 The Future of Neurodiversity 203

Resources 221

Notes 235

Index 257

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