24 Nov 2015

"Neurotribes" & the changing attitudes to autism

From Nine To Noon, 11:28 am on 24 November 2015

Steve Silberman is an American journalist who writes about technology for Wired magazine and the New Yorker. His new book 'Neurotribes' is the first popular science book to win the Samuel Johnson prize, Britain's leading literary award for nonfiction. It charts the evolution of the diagnosis in 1943 to the current campaign to reframe the condition.