Psychogenetic studies of temperament in the concept of M.K. Rothbart
Udmurt State University, Izhevsk
This paper presents an overview of current foreign and domestic psychogenetic researches temperament within the concept of M.K. Rothbart. The results of molecular genetic studies of temperament, as well as the results of studies on the nature of temperament using the twins were analyzed.
Keywords: temperament, behavioral genetics, molecular genetics, genotype, environment, extraversion, voluntary control, negative affect, estimated sensitivity.