Monthly Archives: May 2005

Bruno Bettleheim’s theory of “Refrigerator Mom” to explain Autism

Bruno Bettleheim is known as the originator of the concept of “refrigerator moms” that explained autism through the mechanism of blaming of women for their child’s condition. The theory though wasn’t entirely new; the idea that autism was caused by … Continue reading

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