squeeze box,used to soothe autistic people. A professor at Colorado State Univ., she has written several books, among them Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships (with S. Barron, 2005), Animals in Translation (with C. Johnson, 2006), and Animals Make Us Human (2009).
See her Emergence: Labeled Autistic (with M. M. Scariano, 1986, repr. 1996), Thinking in Pictures and Other Reports from My Life with Autism (1995), and The Way I See It: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's (2008) A. W. Sacks, An Anthropologist on Mars (1995).
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