in Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the institute of Child Development
This 32nd volume of the Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology celebrates the 75th anniversary of the University of Minnesota's Institute of Child Development. All eight essays are devoted to developmental science, its history, and current status. Taken together, the chapters in this book show how...
Published July 8th 2013 by Psychology Press
The Genesis of Novel Behavior
This work is intended to portray the interrelationship of heredity, individual development, and the evolution of species in a way that can be understood by nonspecialists. In striving to offer a straightforward historical exposition of the complex topic of nature and nurture, the author tells the...
Published October 30th 2013 by Psychology Press
The Complex Interplay of Genetic and Environmental Influences on Human Behavior and Development
What does it mean to find a gene or set of genes that are associated with ADHD, schizophrenia, or autism? Could we eradicate such diseases from our species through gene therapy? Is it possible to eradicate from our genome the genetic material that predisposes us to be too aggressive, too shy, less...
Published February 13th 2013 by Psychology Press
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