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- The variety of configurations of the brain, especially with regard to autism.
1998, Harvey Blume, “Neurodiversity”, in The Atlantic:
- Neurodiversity may be every bit as crucial for the human race as biodiversity is for life in general. Who can say what form of wiring will prove best at any given moment? Cybernetics and computer culture, for example, may favor a somewhat autistic cast of mind.