Adolf Eichmann in the Jerusalem courtroom where he was tried in 1961 for war crimes committed during World War II. Wars Crime, Glasses Cages, Criminal Nazista, Eichmann Trials, Nazista Adolf, Bullets Proof, Wars Ii, Crime Commitment, Adolf Eichmann
Emily Murphy, mainly known for being the first judge of the British empire and for her success in the "persons case", and much less for her racist remarks against Chinese and Hindu, her anxiety of being overpopulated by the "wrong" kind of people, her heavy advocacy for compulsory sterilization. - It is all related.
... This is then a kind of them, the resisting kind of them, and there are many kinds of that kind of them. This is a very sure way of grouping kinds in men and women. I know it and I see men and women by it. Mostly to any one new it means nothing. I will begin again then this explaining. (See Jonathan s review for full quote.)
Good explanation of Asperger autism (in German). With quotes from Hans Asperger and Tony Attwood.
Freud avises 19-year-old Anna against the immaturity of his "very valuable co-worker" Ernest Jones, and in a 2nd letter 5 days later, that she should absolutely "avoid being alone with him". He writes to Jones: "She does not claim to be treated as a woman, being still far away from sexual longings and rather refusing man." www.knut-boeser.d...
It is not just missing eye focus and face blindness. In another scene from the same movie, people on the autism spectrum focus entirely on the dialogue between the man and the woman in the front - and miss out on the jealous husband in the background.
The Grand Lesson After my child was diagnosed with autism, the grand lesson finally got through to me. Life isn’t about finding sets of rules. It’s about seeing my own child, other people’s children, and other adults behaving in ways that I didn’t expect, and then challenging my own prejudices and reactions. It’s about learning to broaden our narrow perceptions of normal, thinking carefully about what we mean when we say “different,” and how we define happiness.
Child Health Director Has Background in Genetics - The New York Times. Leon Eisenberg s stepson Alan Guttmacher is the biologic son of two psychiatrists, and nephew of eugenitist Alan Guttmacher: "It was all over the family." (the medical professions or - as one might add - the pertinent ones)... both my father and my uncle died of leukemia."
Sanders: Bettelheim was given a Ford foundation grant in the early 50s to study autism. The purpose was not to pursue greater understanding of autism or to find its cure. He, and the granting committee, believed he knew how to treat autistic children (...). The point of the grant was to study ego development. The notion was that the ego in autistic children had failed to develop.
Wikipdia: The Huxley family is a British family of which several members have excelled in scientific, medical, artistic, and literary fields. The family also includes members who occupied senior public positions in the service of the United Kingdom.
Redeeming statement No. 15 (of one "expert" about still another "expert s" complete failure in his field): If he had raised his own five children, he would have not written "Emile", if he had been happily in love, he would have not written "la Nouvelle Heloise" - the absence of venting his feelings in action made the feeling for the ideal so passionately intense. www.confero.ep.li...