Handbook of Developmental Science, Behavior, and Genetics

Handbook of Developmental Science, Behavior, and Genetics

Editor(s): Kathryn E. Hood, Carolyn Tucker Halpern, Gary Greenberg, Richard M. Lerner

Published Online: 13 AUG 2010 11:10AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405187824

Online ISBN: 9781444327632

DOI: 10.1002/9781444327632

About this Book

The Handbook of Developmental Science, Behavior, and Genetics brings together the cutting-edge theory, research and methodology that contribute to our current scientific understanding of the role of genetics in the developmental system. 

• Commemorates the historically important contributions made by Gilbert Gottlieb in comparative psychology and developmental science
• Includes an international group of contributors who are among the most respected behavioral and biological scientists working today
• Examines the scientific basis for rejecting the reductionism and counterfactual approach to understanding the links between genes, behavior, and development
• Documents the current status of comparative psychology and developmental science and provides the foundation for future scientific progress in the field

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Introduction

  2. Part II: Theoretical Foundations for the Developmental Study of Behavior and Genetics

  3. Part III: Empirical Studies of Behavioral Development and Genetics

  4. Part IV: Applications to Development

    1. Chapter 21

      Applications of Developmental Systems Theory to Benefit Human Development (pages 663–684)

      Richard M. Lerner, Michelle J. Boyd, Megan K. Kiely, Christopher M. Napolitano and Kristina L. Schmid

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