Genetics and General Intelligence
Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Spinath, F. M. and Spengler, M. 2010. Genetics and General Intelligence. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–3.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
A question that directs many research fields within psychology concerns the origins of observed differences among individuals. Behavioral genetics targets this research question. Quantitative behavioral genetics and molecular genetics are the two methodological approaches within behavioral genetics.