Behavior Genetics of Temperament and Personality (Advances in Behavior Genetics) (Hardcover)

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By Kimberly J. Saudino (Editor), Jody M. Ganiban (Editor)
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Introduction to constructs of temperament and personality.- Development of temperament in infancy and childhood.- Developmental of personality in adolescence and adulthood.- Temperament and behavior problems.- Personality and health behaviors.- Personality, aggression and antisocial behaviors.- Personality and attachment.- Temperament and parenting (GxE correlations).- Personality and marital status (GxE correlations).- Environmental moderators of genetic influences on personality (GxE interactions).- How molecular genetic studies can contribute to the study of temperament and personality.- Molecular genetics research on temperament. ​

About the Author


Kimberly J. Saudino is a Professor in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department of Boston University. She is the Director of the Boston University Twin Project and the Developmental Behavioral Genetics Lab. Her research examines the development of temperament and related developmental outcomes in early childhood.Jody M. Ganiban is a Professor within the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department at the George Washington University. Her research focuses on the impacts of child temperament and families on emotional development.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781071609316
ISBN-10: 1071609319
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: April 15th, 2021
Pages: 353
Language: English
Series: Advances in Behavior Genetics