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Autism and the academy: a personal reflection

Milton, Damian (2020) Autism and the academy: a personal reflection. In: II Jornada sobre o autismo - Trilhando os caminhos da vida adulta, 7 Nov 2020, IFMSA (online), Brazil. (Unpublished) (KAR id:84005)

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A personal reflection on being an autistic academic and struggles one can face making progress within the academy. This presentation discusses employment issues, and the double empathy problem, as well as participatory research being led by autistic scholars.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled keywords: Autism, Higher Education, Employment, Participation, Monotropism, Double Empathy Problem
Subjects: L Education > LC Special aspects of education
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC553.A88 Autism. Asperger's syndrome
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Damian Milton
Date Deposited: 09 Nov 2020 16:42 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 14:16 UTC
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