Prosody in autism spectrum disorders: a critical review.

@article{McCann2003ProsodyIA,
  title={Prosody in autism spectrum disorders: a critical review.},
  author={Joanne McCann and Sue Pepp{\'e}},
  journal={International journal of language & communication disorders},
  year={2003},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={325-50}
}
BACKGROUND Many individuals with autism spectrum disorders present with unusual or odd-sounding prosody. Despite this widely noted observation, prosodic ability in autism spectrum disorders is often perceived as an under-researched area. AIMS This review seeks to establish whether there is a prosodic disorder in autism, what generalizations can be made about its various manifestations and whether these manifestations vary according to the diagnosis. A literature review was carried out to… CONTINUE READING
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