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Author Solomon, Andrew, 1963-
Title Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity / Andrew Solomon.
Imprint New York : Scribner, 2012.
ISBN 9780743236713 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0743236718 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780743236720 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
0743236726 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC No. 779265963
2012020878
779265963
Description ix, 962 p. ; 25 cm.
Edition 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 831-906) and index.
Contents Son -- Deaf -- Dwarfs -- Down syndrome -- Autism -- Schizophrenia -- Disability -- Prodigies -- Rape -- Crime -- Transgender -- Father.
Summary Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so.
Author Solomon, Andrew, 1963-
Subject Children with disabilities -- United States -- Psychology.
Exceptional children -- United States -- Psychology.
Parents of children with disabilities -- United States.
Parents of exceptional children -- United States.
Identity (Psychology) -- United States.
Parent and child -- United States -- Psychological aspects.

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