Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog


OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Genetics, environment, and behavior; implications for educational policy.
Author Ehrman, Lee ; Omenn, Gilbert S. ; Caspari, Ernst W.
CORP Author Committee on Basic Research in Education.
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 1972
OCLC Number 00589122
ISBN 0122334507; 9780122334504
Subjects Behavior genetics--Congresses. ; Human behavior--Congresses. ; Animal behavior--Congresses. ; Environment. ; Ethology. ; Genetics, Behavioral. ; Gedragsgenetica. ; Genetik ; Umwelt ; Vererbung ; Verhalten ; Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Subjects Behavior genetics--Congresses ; Human behavior--Congresses ; Animals, Habits and behavior of--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QH431.G4325 1972 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
Collation xx, 324 pages illustrations 24 cm
Papers derived from a workshop held at Wainwright House, Rye, N.Y. in October 1971, sponsored by the Committee on Basic Research in Education (COBRE). Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Quantitative aspects of genetics and environment in the determination of behavior / J.C. DeFries. Discussion / John L. Fuller ; Reply to Professor Fuller / J.C. DeFries. Comment / Arthur R. Jensen ; Reply to Professor Jensen / J.C. DeFries. Comment / Peter L. Workman -- Qualitative aspects of genetics and environment in the determination of behavior / Claudine Petit. Discussion / Aubrey Manning -- Genetic determination of behavior (animal) / Gerald B. McClearn. Discussion / Satya Prakash. Comment / Theodosius Dobzhansky -- Genetic determination of behavior (mice and men) / P.A. Parsons. Discussion / Leonard L. Heston. Comment / Newton E. Morton -- Human behavior adaptations : speculations on their genesis / I.I. Gottesman and L.I. Heston. Discussion / William S. Pollitzer -- Biochemical genetics and the evolution of human behavior / Gilbert S. Omenn and Arno G. Motulsky. Discussion / V. Elving Anderson -- Gene-environment interactions and the variability of behavior / L. Erlenmeyer-Kimling. Discussion / W.R. Thompson. Comment / Ernst Caspari. Comment / Newton E. Morton -- The meaning of the cryptanthroparion / E. Tobach. Discussion / Arthur R. Jensen -- Human behavioral genetics / N.E. Morton. Discussion / P.L. Workman -- The future of human behavior genetics / S.G. Vandenberg. Discussion / Benson E. Ginsburg -- Comments on school effects, gene-environment covariance, and the heritability of intelligence / Bruce K. Eckland -- Epilogue / Gilbert S. Omenn, Ernst Caspari, and Lee Ehrman.