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A blessing and a curse : autism and me

Author: Caiseal Mór
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007.
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'His book captures the nostalgic romanticism of the Australian bush in the 1960s but also the height of deep ignorance and the culture of 'see no evil' in which almost all who could and should have changed things, looked the other way ... Caiseal's book is as beautiful and magical as it is shocking.'. - From the Foreword by Donna Williams. Growing up in Australia in the 1970s, Caiseal Mór was labelled 'retarded'  Read more...
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Mór, Caiseal, 1961-
Blessing and a curse.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2007
(DLC) 2007009913
(OCoLC)85830837
Named Person: Caiseal Mór; Caiseal Mór
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Caiseal Mór
ISBN: 9781435602700 1435602706 1846426251 9781846426254
OCLC Number: 174143444
Description: 1 online resource (207 pages)
Contents: FRONT COVER; Title Page; Foreword; Preface; One; Two; Three; Four; Five; Six; Seven; Eight; Nine; BACK COVER.
Responsibility: Caiseal Mór.

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In this courageous and captivating autobiography, Mor vividly captures his early experiences of dissociation from his true existence - a common reaction by children suffering from repeated abuse. The  Read more...

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