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Due Dilligence: Exploring ASD in Nightcrawler and The Accountant


Lennard, D, Due Dilligence: Exploring ASD in Nightcrawler and The Accountant, Autism in Film and Television: On the Island, University of Texas Press, M Pomerance and R Barton Palmer (ed), Austin, Texas, pp. 201-214. ISBN 9781477324936 (2022) [Research Book Chapter]

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DOI: doi:10.7560/324912


Complications of social cooperation dominate fictional landscapes, just as they dominate our real world. We are constantly meeting people very unlike ourselves, indeed even strange, in our view, with whom we sense the need to cooperate and converse. But learning is crucial in such encounters, and fiction provides a safe yet intriguing avenue to facilitate this.

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Item Type:Research Book Chapter
Keywords:autism, cinema
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Screen and digital media
Research Field:Cinema studies
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Communication
Objective Field:The media
UTAS Author:Lennard, D (Dr Dominic Lennard)
ID Code:150035
Year Published:2022
Deposited By:Office of the University College
Deposited On:2022-05-13
Last Modified:2022-07-26

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