8. Basic Quantitative Genetic Definitions and Theory

  1. Alan R. Templeton

Published Online: 6 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470047356.ch8

Population Genetics and Microevolutionary Theory

Population Genetics and Microevolutionary Theory

How to Cite

Templeton, A. R. (2006) Basic Quantitative Genetic Definitions and Theory, in Population Genetics and Microevolutionary Theory, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470047356.ch8

Author Information

  1. Department of Biology, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471409519

Online ISBN: 9780470047354

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Keywords:

  • basic quantitative genetic definitions and theory;
  • simple Mendelian phenotypes;
  • Fisherian model of quantitative genetics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Simple Mendelian Phenotypes

  • Nature Versus Nurture?

  • Fisherian Model of Quantitative Genetics

  • Quantitative Genetic Measures Related to Mean

  • Quantitative Genetic Measures Related to Variance