Simon Baron-Cohen

Simon Baron-Cohen is Professor of Developmental Psychopathology and Director of the Autism Research Centre at Cambridge University, UK, and one of the co-discoverers of the 'theory of mind' deficit in autism. His books include Mindblindness (1995), The Essential Difference (2003) and Autism and Asperger Syndrome: The Facts (2009).

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Mindblindness: An Essay on Autism and Theory of Mind

Mindblindness: An Essay on Autism and Theory of Mind

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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The Maladapted Mind: Classic Readings in Evolutionary Psychopathology

The Maladapted Mind: Classic Readings in Evolutionary Psychopathology

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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This book pioneers a Darwinian understanding of psychopathology and aims to show how evolution shaped normal minds and brains. This sheds new light on various psychyatric conditions such as anxiety,... (more)

Teaching children with autism to mindread: A practical guide for teachers and parents

Teaching children with autism to mindread: A practical guide for teachers and parents

by Patricia Howlin, Simon Baron-Cohen

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This text looks at applying theory of mind to children with autism, and concentrates on the treatment of social and communicative abnormalities. 302 pages. (more)

Autism and Asperger Syndrome: The Facts

Autism and Asperger Syndrome: The Facts

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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This new volume summarizes the current understanding of the autistic spectrum, from Asperger syndrome to autism. Written first and foremost as a guide for parents, but what is also certain to become... (more)

Science of Evil: On Empathy and the Origins of Cruelty

Science of Evil: On Empathy and the Origins of Cruelty

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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Borderline personality disorder, autism, narcissism, psychosis, Aspergers: All of these syndromes have one thing in common - lack of empathy. In some cases, this absence can be dangerous, but in... (more)

Zero Degrees of Empathy: A New Theory of Human Cruelty

Zero Degrees of Empathy: A New Theory of Human Cruelty

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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Simon Baron-Cohen, expert in autism and developmental psychopathology, has always wanted to isolate and understand the factors that cause people to treat others as if they were mere objects. In this... (more)

Zero Degrees of Empathy

Zero Degrees of Empathy

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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We have always struggled to explain why some people behave in the most evil way imaginable, while others are completely self sacrificing. Is it possible that - rather than thinking in terms of 'good'... (more)

Teaching Children with Autism to Mind-Read: The Workbook

Teaching Children with Autism to Mind-Read: The Workbook

by Patricia Howlin, Simon Baron-Cohen

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This workbook expands upon the authors' Teaching Children with Autism to Mind-Read: A Practical Guide to present the most effective approaches, strategies, and practical guidelines to help alleviate... (more)

The Essential Difference: Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain

The Essential Difference: Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain

by Simon Baron-Cohen

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Simon Baron-Cohen's The Essential Difference: Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain is an unflinching look at the scientific evidence behind the innate sex differences of the mind. Men and women have... (more)

An Exact Mind: An Artist with Asperger Syndrome

An Exact Mind: An Artist with Asperger Syndrome

Edited by Peter Myers, Sally Wheelwright

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Peter Myers' intricate and ornately patterned drawings are brought together for the first time in this volume, which is the fascinating result of the collaboration of an artist and two scientists.... (more)

Tourette Syndrome: The facts

Tourette Syndrome: The facts

by Mary Robertson, Simon Baron-Cohen

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Tourette's Syndrome is an inherited neuropsychiatric disorder affecting about 5 people in every 10,000. It is characterized by motor and vocal tics, and upsetting anti-social behaviour such as... (more)

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