ERIC Number: EJ584615
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Egg Timers, Human Values, and the Care of Autistic Youths.
Science, Technology, and Human Values, v23 n4 p399-424 Aut 1998
Argues that autistic people experience greater comfort from imposed routines than from a yielding form of love and understanding called naive humanism. Assesses the flaws of naive humanism via Collin's theory of action, a reductionist approach. Compares the different social contexts of care of autistic people. (Author/CCM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Humans, Animals, and Machines.