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Living with Our Genes: The Groundbreaking Book about the Science of Personality, Behavior, and Genetic Destiny

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Co-written by a world-famous molecular geneticist, a pioneering, up-to-the-minute study illustrates the unbreakable link between human genes and behavior and untangles such complex personality traits as shyness, aggression, and depression. Reprint.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Emotional Instinct: The Genetic Roots of Personality — 1. Thrills: Getting High on Life — 2. Worry: Seeing the World Darkly — 3. Anger: Aggression, Crime, and Violence — 4. Addiction: Drinking, Smoking, and Drug Abuse — 5. Sex: Men and Women in Love — 6. Thinking: Inheriting Intelligence — 7. Hunger: Body Weight and Eating Habits — 8. Aging: The Biological Clock — Conclusion:Engineering Temperament: Cloning and the Future Politics of Personality.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307803306
Subtitle:
Why They Matter More than You Think
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Author:
Hamer, Dean H.
Author:
Copeland, Peter
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
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Publication Date:
19990216
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
368

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Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Personality Disorders
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