ERIC Number: EJ417902
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
The Importance of Twin Studies for Individual Differences Research.
Segal, Nancy L.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v68 n6 p612-22 Jul-Aug 1990
Reviews biological bases of twinning and descriptions of 10 research designs. Summarizes findings from a selected sampling of twin studies of learning disabilities, personality and temperament, attitudes, psychopathology, and social behavior. Discusses findings with special reference to the activities of mental health practitioners and counselors. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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