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Nature, nurture, & psychology

Nature, nurture, & psychology

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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behavior genetics,
  • Genetic psychology,
  • Individual differences,
  • Nature and nurture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robert Plomin and Gerald E. McClearn.
    ContributionsMcClearn, G. E., 1927-, Plomin, Robert, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF341 .N38 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 498 p. :
    Number of Pages498
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21838270M
    ISBN 101557982023

    Does your family make you smarter? James R. Flynn presents an exciting new method for estimating the effects of family on a range of cognitive abilities. Rather than using twin and adoption studies, he analyses IQ tables that have been hidden in manuals over the last 65 years, and shows that family. In book: International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 16, Edition: 2nd, Chapter: Nature-Nurture Controversy, History of., Publisher: Elsevier.

      Unlike the static conception of nature or nurture, epigenetic research demonstrates how genes and environments continuously interact to produce characteristics throughout a lifetime. We spoke with Moore to find out more about the science of epigenetics, its impact on the nature versus nurture debate, and the hopes and cautions that come with.   Nature and nurture - Volume 14 Issue 3 - Robert Plomin, C. S. Bergeman.

    8 Nature and Nurture Chris Allen. This is an edited and adapted chapter originally written by Eric Turkheimer PhD for the NOBA series in psychology. For full attribution please see the end of this chapter. People have a deep intuition about what has been called the “nature–nurture question.”. Get this from a library! Criminal Psychology: Nature, Nurture, Culture.. [Laurence Miller] -- Criminal psychology is the application of the principles of normal and abnormal psychology to the understanding, prediction, and control of criminal behavior. Criminal Psychology: Nature, Nurture.


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In a new book likely to rekindle fierce controversy, psychologist Robert Plomin argues that genes largely shape our personalities and that the latest science. Original chapter by Eric Turkheimer adapted by the Queen’s University Psychology Department.

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