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Genetic psychology

Genetic psychology

a science dealing with the evolution of behaviour and the relation to each other of the different types of mental activity.


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Evolutionary psychology

... and for the purpose of fulfilling a specific need..." American Heritage Science Dictionary 1) "inherited"- emotion has a genetic basis. 2) "tendency"- while perhaps even strong tendencies, emotions are not irresistible. 3) "reaction to its environment"- ...

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by 1300
Mon Apr 28, 2014 12:50 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary psychology
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Views: 495

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... reading for undergraduate and even graduate classes in anthropology, psychology, and sociology. The second edition is not truly revised, but rather ... class differences in brain size and IQ, (6) Cesare Lombroso and the genetic basis of criminal behavior, (7) between-group heritabilities, inter-racial ...

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by GrowingAtrophy
Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 257621

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... you have not shown that such differences, if existent, are genetic. The averages in those distributions were mentioned in "Thirty ... in Cognitive Ability" by Rushton and Jensen, published in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. The standard deviations were taken from ...

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by wildfunguy
Tue Oct 15, 2013 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 257621

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

The US government has heavily promoted the development of genetically engineered foods, to the point of no required testing or labeling, ... integration or synthesis in research is the goal in both science and in psychology (the shadow or unconscious aspects of the unconscious). I think the ...

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by SeaPalm
Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:54 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 159833

Re: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy

... mind into adulthood, is simultaneously accompanied by the the great genetic variability that makes dogs highly evolvable. In my view, this genetic ... it is an affront to physics ("Flip polarities"???), psychology and naturalism as a whole. BTW, both essays are worthy of a Word ...

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by Promethean
Wed Dec 01, 2010 8:19 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy
Replies: 36
Views: 25296
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