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Our genes, our choices : how genotype and gene interactions affect behavior

Author: David Goldman, M.D.
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Explains how the complexity of human behavior, including concepts of free will, derives from a relatively small number of genes, which direct neurodevelopmental sequence. This book includes practical  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Goldman, M.D.
ISBN: 9780123969521 0123969522
OCLC Number: 773025118
Description: xvii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Neurogenetic origins of behavior --
Jinn in the genome --
2B or not 2B? --
Stephen Mobley and his X-chromosome --
Dial multifactorial for murder : the intersection of genes and culture --
Distorted capacity I : the measure of the impaired will --
Distorted capacity II: neuropsychiatric diseases and the impaired will --
Inheritance of behavior and genes for behavior : gene wars --
Scientific and historic bases of genethics: who watches the geneticists and by what principles? --
World is double helical --
DNA, RNA, and proteins in a few easy pieces --
Stochastic brain : from DNA blueprint to behavior --
Reintroducing genes and behavior --
Warriors and worriers --
How many genes does it take to make a behavior? --
Genesis and genetics of sexual behavior --
Gene by environment interaction --
Epigenetic revolution : finding the imprint of the environment on the genome --
DNA on trial --
Parents and children : neurogenetic determinism and neurogenetic individuality --
Summing up genetic predictors of behavior.
Other Titles: How genotype and gene interactions affect behavior
Responsibility: David Goldman.

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