Listed below are general and review professional articles which we have found useful in our explorations of genes/brains/behavior. Commentary/annotations are by us or by those suggesting papers, as indicated. Suggestions for addition (with commentary/annotations) are welcome, and should be made either in the Forum or by email at Serendip. To facilitate updating and checking for new materials, the list is currently organized simply by order of addition, with new additions at the end.
Quinn, W.G., and Gould, J.L. (1979) Nerves and genes. Nature 278: 19-23
Greenspan, R. (1995) Understanding the genetic construction of behavior. Scientific American, April, pp 72-78
Bouchard, T.J. Jr. (1994) Genes, environment, and personality. Science 264: 1700-1701
Lander, E. and Kruglyak, L. (1995) Genetic dissection of complex traits Nature Genetics 11: 241-247
Alper, J.S. and Beckwith, J. (1993) Genetic fatalism and social policy: the implications of behavior genetics research Journal of Biology and Medicine 66: 511-524
Rose, S. (1995) The rise of neurogenetic determinism Nature 373: 380-382