Social development of twins.

@article{DiLalla2006SocialDO,
  title={Social development of twins.},
  author={Lisabeth Fisher DiLalla},
  journal={Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies},
  year={2006},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={95-102}
}
This project sought to examine 2 competing hypotheses: first, that twins are likely to be more prosocial by virtue of growing up with another same-age peer in the home, or second, that they are less prosocial because they have become more comfortable interacting with a same-age peer who is both genetically and environmentally similar to themselves and therefore they are less comfortable with other children who are dissimilar. Two studies were conducted to compare twins to singletons on measures… CONTINUE READING

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