Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child

@inproceedings{Kirman1955PsychopathologyAE,
  title={Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child},
  author={Brian H. Kirman},
  year={1955}
}
One feels a certain sympathy with the ten-year-old boy who was asked to find the absurdity in the following statement: "A policeman fired two shots at a man, the first one killed him, but the second didn't hurt him." The boy replied that policemen are supposed to protect people and not to kill them. This answer was taken as evidence of "brain damage" and is quoted in a chapter by Laura Lehtinen in a second volume of Alfred Strauss' work on The Brain-Injured Child." The authors attempt to make… CONTINUE READING

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