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Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World

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Edition:
1st
ISBN13:

9780547443157

ISBN10:
0547443153
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
4/3/2012
Publisher(s):
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 4/3/2012.
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  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.

Summary

When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism.When Temple's doctor wanted her institutionalized, her mother believed in her and so Temple went to school, instead. Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a brilliant scientist and professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University. Her world-changing career has revolutionized the livestock industry. A passionate advocate for autism, Temple uses her experience to prove that autistic people can have "normal" lives. This compelling biography takes us inside Temple Grandin's extraordinary mind and opens the door to understanding autism.


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