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The Resource Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity, Andrew Solomon

Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity, Andrew Solomon

Label
Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity
Title
Far from the tree
Title remainder
parents, children and the search for identity
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Solomon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The National Book Award-winning author of The Noonday Demon explores the consequences of extreme personal differences between parents and children, describing his own experiences as a gay child of straight parents while evaluating the circumstances of people affected by physical, developmental or cultural factors that divide families
Summary
Explores the consequences of extreme personal differences between parents and children, describing his own experiences as a gay child of straight parents while evaluating the circumstances of people affected by physical, developmental, or cultural factors that divide families
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, 2013.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
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10141137
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Solomon, Andrew
Dewey number
362.4083
Index
index present
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1050
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Children with disabilities
  • Exceptional children
  • Parents of exceptional children
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Parent and child
  • Children with disabilities
  • Exceptional children
  • Parents of children with disabilities
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
parents, children and the search for identity
Label
Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity, Andrew Solomon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Son -- Deaf -- Dwarfs -- Down syndrome -- Autism -- Schizophrenia -- Disability -- Prodigies -- Rape -- Crime -- Transgender -- Father
Control code
000049172905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 962 p.
Isbn
9780743236713
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012020878
Other control number
40021797249
System control number
(OCoLC)779265963
Label
Far from the tree : parents, children and the search for identity, Andrew Solomon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Son -- Deaf -- Dwarfs -- Down syndrome -- Autism -- Schizophrenia -- Disability -- Prodigies -- Rape -- Crime -- Transgender -- Father
Control code
000049172905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 962 p.
Isbn
9780743236713
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012020878
Other control number
40021797249
System control number
(OCoLC)779265963

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