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The Messages of Epigenetic Research

Jerome Kagan

in Evolution, Early Experience and Human Development

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199755059
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199979479 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199755059.003.0007
The Messages of Epigenetic Research

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Epigenetic discoveries are having a profound effect on investigators trying to find links between genetics, on the one hand, and physiology and behavior on the other. The findings have yet to influence psychological methods, theory, and basic assumptions about human development.

Keywords: epigenetics; genes; environment

Chapter.  1128 words. 

Subjects: Developmental Psychology

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