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[PDF / Epub] ☆ Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are (The MIT Press) Author Join or create book clubs – 17th-century.co A top behavioral geneticist makes the case that DNA inherited from our parents at the moment of conception can predict our psychological strengths and weaknessesIn Blueprint behavioral geneticist RobeA top behavioral geneticist makes the case that DNA inherited from our parents at the moment of conception can predict our psychological strengths and weaknessesIn Blueprint behavioral geneticist Robert Plomin describes how the DNA revolution has made DNA personal by giving us the power to predict our psychological strengths and weaknesses from birth A centur.

Y of genetic research shows that DNA differences inherited from our parents are the consistent lifelong sources of our psychological individualitythe blueprint that makes us who we are Plomin reports that genetics explainsabout the psychological differences among people than all other factors combined Nature not nurture is what makes us who we are Plomin expl.

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  1. Steve Terranova Steve Terranova says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFRobert Plomin implies in this book that genetic studies beyond just twin studies have definitively established that much of who we are is related to genes and that this fact portends a “DNA revolution” This is not an accurate representation of the literature to date As even Plomin acknowledges these genetic studies genome wide association studies trying to tie genetic variants to specific traits like mental disorders personality traits and I despite a lot of fanfare are rarely if ever reproduced in follow up studies This has led to a “replication crisis” in the field of Behavioral Genetics He attemp


  2. Book Fanatic Book Fanatic says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFThis book discusses an important topic and one that should inform our policy decisions Unfortunately it does not and this topic is generally taboo The bottom line supported by massive amounts of evidence by the way is that the most important systematic influences on who we are and what we become our our genesI give the author high marks for the courage to write this book and the first part of it was really outstanding I was a little disappointed in the second part because I don't think the author's evidence support some of his conclusions As of yet the correlations are not strong enough and there's way too much individual variation To his credit Plomin admits and even shows in graphs the massive amount of overlap between individuals of different groups but then he makes statements that seem to ignore what he just demonstratedFor example he says based on DNA alone you could predict that he is tall His polygenic score for height is in the 90t


  3. Jason Peirce Jason Peirce says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFVery insightful and readable I wish he had responded to some critiues of twins studies but otherwise there is than enough making this book worth a read Pay attention since this topic will become increasingly important with time


  4. Lindosland Lindosland says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFThere are battles going on in Science between key people with strongly held opposing views on complex subjects One such battle recently was between Richard Dawkins and Edward O Wilson over 'group selection' or accurately 'multi level selection' in evolution Here Robert Plomin a long time researcher in psychology known for his twins studies has written a book that challenges the eually polemical book 'Not in Your Genes' by well known psychologist Oliver James A book I have given a very critical review The general consensus on the 'nature versus nurture' debate is that both genes and environment especially early upbringing almost certainly play a role in making us who we are but these two men go much too far in fighting their corner each looking desperately for evidence to support their caseThe simple fact is that both get the genetics wrong In the case of Oliver Jame


  5. Dee Dee says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFThis would be one star apart from the fact that Plomin’s style is very easy to read The overriding assumption in this book is that Plomin believes the reader will agree with his thesis despite off


  6. Silvertabby Silvertabby says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFNature and nurture are both effective in making a person but Nature it seems is by far the dominant actor and the secret of this is written in DNARobert Plomin is at great pains to point out the model used is to discover probabilities and genes are not dete


  7. Rennie Gould Rennie Gould says:

    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFBlueprint states that our inherited genetic blueprint accounts for only half of the differences between individuals and even after thirty years of research the nature of those non shared environmental factors that appear to account for the other half of this difference are still somet


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    Epub Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Ê 17th century.co blueprint, download, with download, afterword: mobile, makes epub, press epub, Blueprint, with ebok, a new epub, a new afterword: How pdf, with a new pdf, with a new afterword: How download, Blueprint, with a new afterword: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are PDFI found this both a really interesting and impacting readand a really frustrating one I’m no dummy but I didn’t really understand large portions of it Of course an important book on a very important matter has to be precisebut given its purpose was I think to communicate this stuff to a wider audience I’m sure it could have been written better from that perspective


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