the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and environmental influences on behavior and personality traits
studies of identical twins who had been reared apart most clearly highlight the important of ___________ in personality development
adoptive parents are most likely to influence the ____________ of their adopted children
in order to estimate trait heritability, researchers are most likely to make use of what?
evolutionary psychology studies the evolution of behavior and the mind using principles of....
evolutionary psychologists emphasize that environmentally adaptive behaviors are those that have promoted what?
professor patterson suggests that men are more likely than women to initiate casual sex because this has historically served to be a more successful reproductive strategy for men than women. the professor's suggestion best illustrates a _______ theory
providing hindsight explanations for human behaviors
what is one the evolutionary psychologists may be criticized for?
identical twins are most likely to share a similar prenatal environment if they share the same...
a stimulating environment is most likely to facilitate the development of a child's...
parents should not take too much blame for the failures and shortcomings of their children because ________ behavior is only one of many factors that influence children's behavior
a selection effect
kids choose peers who share their own attitudes and interests as their friends. this best illustrates...
the enduring traditions, ideas, attitudes, and behaviors shared by a large group of people and transmitted from one generation to the next define their...
even though many chairs in the library study area are unoccupied, wang chooses to sit right next to chung. chung is likely to feel uncomfortable because wang has violated his...
a willingness to switch jobs and move from one part of the country to another best illustrates one of the consequences of...
a collectivist culture is especially likely to emphasize the importance of what kind of harmony?
people living in a culture that promotes collectivism are more likely than those in individualist culture to report experiencing what kind of loyalty?
innovation and creativity are most likely to be appreciated in a culture characterized by....
parents in westernized cultures are more likely than parents in Asian cultures to encourage children to value...
female children are most likely to act like tomboys if they were exposed to excess ________ during their parental development
professor king emphasizes that gender similarities and differences are products of a continuous interplay among genetically predisposed traits, culturally shaped roles, and personally constructed expectations and assumptions. the professor's emphasis best illustrates....
the importance of romance in marriage relationships is more strongly emphasized in cultures characterized by...
individualism vs. collectivism
"me" vs. "we"; divorce vs. no divorce; personal achievement vs. community success; temporary relationships vs. long term relationships; personal happiness vs. community happiness
men vs. women
come up with an answer vs. admitting their wrong and asking for help; side by side vs. face to face; assertive younger vs. assertive older
men vs. women
pairing widely vs. wisely; aggressive vs. not; more masturbating vs. not as much; no celebacy vs. vow of celebacy