Police-citizen interactions, theory of mind, and ASD: This entry focuses on how theory of mind (ToM) deficits may (a) lead to ASD individuals becoming involved in problematic interactions with the police and (b) shape their ability to negotiate such interactions effectively.

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders
EditorsFred R. Volkmar
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9783319912806
ISBN (Print)9783319912790
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 4 Dec 2019


  • theory of mind
  • autism spectrum disorder
  • police-citizen interactions

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