The term "psychogenetics" was introduced by C.S. Hall in his seminal book chapter on behavior genetics (1951). After some limited popularity in the 1960s and 1970s, the term disappeared from usage in favor of "
* Hall, C.S. (1951) The genetics of behavior. In Stevens, S.S. (ed.), "Handbook of Experimental Psychology", 1st ed. John Wiley and Sons, New York, USA, pp. 304-329.
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