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Author Symposium on Genetics of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour (1995 : Ciba Foundation)

Title Genetics of criminal and antisocial behaviour
Published Chichester ; New York : Wiley, 1996

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Description viii, 283 pages 1 unnumbered folded leaf of plates : illustrations, map, ; 24 cm
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 194
Ciba Foundation symposium ; 194
Contents Introduction: concepts of antisocial behaviour, of cause and of genetic influences / Michael Rutter -- Issues in the search for candidate genes in mice as potential animal models of human aggression / S. C. Maxson -- Aggression from a developmental perspective: genes, environments and interactions / R. B. Cairns -- A twin study of self-reported criminal behaviour / M. J. Lyons -- Heterogeneity among juvenile antisocial behaviours: findings from the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioural Development / J. Silberg, J. Meyer, A. Pickles, E. Simonoff, L. Eaves, J. Hewitt, H. Maes and M. Rutter -- Predisposition to criminality: Swedish adoption studies in retrospect / M. Bohman -- Assessing the role of genetics in crime using adoption cohorts / P. A. Brennan, S. A. Mednick and B. Jacobsen -- Direct analysis of candidate genes in impulsive behaviours / D. Goldman, J. Lappalainen and N. Ozaki
MAOA deficiency and abnormal behaviour: perspectives on an association / H. G. Brunner -- Serotonin in alcoholic violent offenders / M. Virkkunen, D. Goldman and M. Linnoila -- Evolutionary adaptationism: another biological approach to criminal and antisocial behaviour / M. Daly -- Chronic problems in understanding tribal violence and warfare / N. A. Chagnon -- The implications for responsibility of possible genetic factors in the explanation of violence / J. Glover -- Legal implications of genetics and crime research / D. W. Denno -- Concluding remarks / Michael Rutter
Analysis Crimes Causes
Crimes Causes
Notes Based on the Symposium on Genetics of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour, held at the Ciba Foundation, London, Feb. 14-16, 1995
Editors: Gregory R. Bock and Jamie A. Goode
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Ciba Foundation symposium no:194 0300-5208
Subject Antisocial personality disorders -- Genetic aspects -- Congresses.
Antisocial personality disorders -- Genetic aspects.
Behavior genetics.
Behavior genetics -- Congresses.
Crime -- Congresses.
Criminal behavior -- Genetic aspects -- Congresses.
Criminal behavior -- Genetic aspects.
Social behavior disorders -- Genetics -- Congresses
Genetics, Behavioral.
Crime.
Social Behavior Disorders -- genetics.
Crime.
Genetics, Behavioral.
Social Behavior Disorders -- genetics.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bock, Gregory.
Goode, Jamie.
Ciba Foundation.
Symposium on Genetics of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour (1995 : Ciba Foundation)
LC no. 95031427
ISBN 0471957194
Other Titles Genetics of criminal and antisocial behavior