The Resource Aging : genetic and environmental influences, Cindy S. Bergeman, (electronic resource)

Aging : genetic and environmental influences, Cindy S. Bergeman, (electronic resource)

Label
Aging : genetic and environmental influences
Title
Aging
Title remainder
genetic and environmental influences
Statement of responsibility
Cindy S. Bergeman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After an overview of family, adoption and twin studies of genetic and environmental influences, Bergeman examines such topics as longevity and health research, cognitive functioning, personality and psychopathology, and social support
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergeman, Cindy S
Dewey number
155.67
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Language note
English
LC call number
QP86
LC item number
.B336 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Individual differences and development series
Series volume
v. 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Behavior genetics
Target audience
specialized
Label
Aging : genetic and environmental influences, Cindy S. Bergeman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-135) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter 1 - Aging Differently; Biological, Psychological,and Social Aging; Group Differences Versus Individual Differences; The Behavioral Genetic Perspective; Behavioral Genetic Methods; Family Designs; Adoption Designs; Twin Designs; Estimating Genetic and Environmental Influences; Developmental Behavioral Genetics; Summary; Chapter 2 - Biological Aging:A Quantitative Genetic Perspective; Theories of Biological Aging; Human Genetic Disorders of Premature Aging; Programmed Theory of Aging; Neuroendocrine Theory
  • Wear and Tear TheorySomatic Mutation Theory; DNA Repair Theory; Waste Product Accumulation Theory; Free Radical Theory; Immune System Theory; Familial Longevity; Health and Disease; Self-Rated Health; Cardiovascular Disease; Hypertension; Adult-Onset Diabetes Mellitus; Cancer; Summary; Chapter 3 - The Origins of Psychological Aging; Cognitive Functioning; General Intelligence; Fluid (Mechanic) Versus Crystallized (Pragmatic) Intelligence; Memory; Cognitive Decline; Cohort Differences in Cognitive Functioning; Summary; Personality; The ""Big Five"" Dimensions of Personality; Locus of Control
  • Type A BehaviorCoping; Self-Concept; Longitudinal Analyses; Summary; Psychopathology; Dementia; Depression; Summary; Chapter 4 - The ""Nature""of Social Aging; Social Support; Family Relationships; Life Events; Socioeconomic Status; Summary; Chapter 5 - Human Behavioral Genetics and Aging; What Do We Know?; Implications for Theory; Implications for Research; Implications for Intervention; Conclusions; References; Index; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (161 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483328065
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000089862
  • (EBL)997150
  • (OCoLC)809774119
  • (SSID)ssj0000704397
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12303624
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000704397
  • (PQKBWorkID)10719163
  • (PQKB)10182559
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC997150
  • (OCoLC)875378817
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000158946
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000089862
Label
Aging : genetic and environmental influences, Cindy S. Bergeman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-135) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter 1 - Aging Differently; Biological, Psychological,and Social Aging; Group Differences Versus Individual Differences; The Behavioral Genetic Perspective; Behavioral Genetic Methods; Family Designs; Adoption Designs; Twin Designs; Estimating Genetic and Environmental Influences; Developmental Behavioral Genetics; Summary; Chapter 2 - Biological Aging:A Quantitative Genetic Perspective; Theories of Biological Aging; Human Genetic Disorders of Premature Aging; Programmed Theory of Aging; Neuroendocrine Theory
  • Wear and Tear TheorySomatic Mutation Theory; DNA Repair Theory; Waste Product Accumulation Theory; Free Radical Theory; Immune System Theory; Familial Longevity; Health and Disease; Self-Rated Health; Cardiovascular Disease; Hypertension; Adult-Onset Diabetes Mellitus; Cancer; Summary; Chapter 3 - The Origins of Psychological Aging; Cognitive Functioning; General Intelligence; Fluid (Mechanic) Versus Crystallized (Pragmatic) Intelligence; Memory; Cognitive Decline; Cohort Differences in Cognitive Functioning; Summary; Personality; The ""Big Five"" Dimensions of Personality; Locus of Control
  • Type A BehaviorCoping; Self-Concept; Longitudinal Analyses; Summary; Psychopathology; Dementia; Depression; Summary; Chapter 4 - The ""Nature""of Social Aging; Social Support; Family Relationships; Life Events; Socioeconomic Status; Summary; Chapter 5 - Human Behavioral Genetics and Aging; What Do We Know?; Implications for Theory; Implications for Research; Implications for Intervention; Conclusions; References; Index; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (161 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483328065
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000089862
  • (EBL)997150
  • (OCoLC)809774119
  • (SSID)ssj0000704397
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12303624
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000704397
  • (PQKBWorkID)10719163
  • (PQKB)10182559
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC997150
  • (OCoLC)875378817
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000158946
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000089862

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