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Why do I jump?

Duration: 01:49

Naoki Higashida describes in his book, how his autism restricts his ability to inwardly experience emotions and how this public display is often misinterpreted.

Available since: Tue 18 Jun 2013

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Book of the Week The Reason I Jump, Episode 1

1/5 Author David Mitchell introduces a unique book written by a 13-year-old with severe autism

First broadcast: 24 Jun 2013

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