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ERIC Number: EJ603885
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
Aetiology of Autism: Focus on the Biological Perspective.
Mackowiak, Monika
Early Child Development and Care, v160 p77-84 Feb 2000
Examines the biological factors underlying autism, focusing on research in four areas: (1) neurological abnormalities; (2) biochemical abnormalities; (3) genetic problems; and (4) problems during pregnancy or birth. Maintains that autism is a heterogeneous disorder and that there is no unified model that explains its etiology. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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