Download ebook Storytelling and the Sciences of Mind – David Herman

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Description: With "Storytelling and the Science of Mind," David Herman proposes a cross-fertilization between the study of narrative and research on intelligent behavior. This cross-fertilization goes beyond the simple importing of ideas from the sciences of mind into scholarship on narrative and instead aims for convergence between work in narrative studies and research in the …

Download ebook More Than Words: Helping Parents Promote Communication and Social Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder – Fern Sussman, Robin Baird Lewis

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Description: More Than Words presents a step-by-step guide for parents of children with autism spectrum disorder in an extensive, practical, and user-friendly format. Strategies are drawn from current research to help children develop more advanced communication skills, focusing on helping the child reach the following four goals: 1) improved two-way interaction, 2) more mature and …

Download ebook Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture – Gillis J. Stacy, Gillis J. Stacy

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Description: The relationship between feminism and domesticity has recently come in for renewed interest in popular culture. This collection makes an intervention into the debates surrounding feminism ‘s contentious relationship with domesticity and domestic femininities in popular culture. It offers an understanding of the place of domesticity in contemporary popular culture whilst considering how these …

Download ebook No Future: Queer Theory and the Death Drive – Lee Edelman, Michele Ainabarale

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Description: In this searing polemic, Lee Edelman outlines a radically uncompromising new ethics of queer theory. His main target is the all-pervasive figure of the child, which he reads as the linchpin of our universal politics of “reproductive futurism.” Edelman argues that the child, understood as innocence in need of protection, represents the possibility of …