By Millon, Theodore; Millon, Theodore; Strack, Stephen

ISBN-10: 0471459070

ISBN-13: 9780471459071

ISBN-10: 047169312X

ISBN-13: 9780471693123

Personology is the research of human personality in all of its complexities, protecting the variety of ordinary and pathological contributors, from evolutionary improvement, category, prognosis and size, to intervention on the person, relatives, and societal degrees. This quantity, bound to develop into a vintage within the box, presents a state of the art evaluate of the sphere of personology, together with character thought, taxonomy, and overview; analysis and remedy of character issues; and the interface among general and irregular personlity. The breadth and intensity of this enormous paintings and the quality of its individuals is unsurpassed. * a few of the best clinicians and researchers in psychology are individuals together with Otto Kernberg, John Livesley, Robert Bornstein, Jeffrey Magnavita, Drew Westen, Irving Weiner, and Lorna Benjamin * Represents the fruits of a pro occupation and a capstone to our publishing software within the quarter of character and psychopathology

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People, including scientists, tend to attribute powerful, even magical properties to unseen entities, relative to mundane, everyday visible reality. So it was with the gene. In time, the gene became the sole basis for heredity, and even the unfolding of life itself, from the fertilized egg to mature organism. The discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953 finally gave material proof of the gene’s reality, and the gene became the foundation concept for biology. However, the very success of molecular biology during the second half of the twentieth century gradually undermined the solid materiality of the discrete gene.

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