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Genetic theory and abnormal behavior.

Rosenthal, David

Genetic theory and abnormal behavior.

by Rosenthal, David

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical genetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 283-300.

    SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in psychology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB155 .R77
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 318 p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4443102M
    LC Control Number79104739

    Behavior Genetics Principles: Perspectives in Development, Personality, and Psychopathology presents work that addresses both historical and novel approaches to the study of genetic and environmental influences on behavior. Contributors to this volume use behavior genetics as a means for understanding the etiology of mental illness as well as normal : Understanding Abnormal Behavior by Sue/Sue/Sue. It is meant to be both a guide to using the text and It is meant to be both a guide to using the text and a handy reference, filled with numerous teaching aids and ideas for enlivening classroom Size: 1MB.

    The biological model of abnormal psychology says that psychological disorders are caused by biological anomalies. In Chris' example, the areas of his brain . Within abnormal psychology, there are many theories and theorists who have influenced the growth of the subject through time. In the past, abnormality was seen as something more spiritual and supernatural, such as witchcraft or evil spirits. As medicine advanced, more modern perspectives arose, including biological, psychological, and social and interpersonal theories.

    Behavior genetics, the study of the influence of an organism’s genetic composition on its behavior and the interaction of heredity and environment insofar as they affect behavior. The question of the determinants of behavioral abilities and disabilities has been referred to . Genetics. Twin and family studies consistently support the biological theory. More specifically, if one identical twin develops schizophrenia, there is a roughly a 50% that the other will also develop the disorder within their lifetime (Coon & Mitter, ). This percentage drops to 17% in fraternal twins.


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