The biological roots of complex thinking: are heritable attitudes more complex?

@article{Conway2011TheBR,
  title={The biological roots of complex thinking: are heritable attitudes more complex?},
  author={Lucian Gideon Conway and Daniel P Dodds and Kirsten Hands Towgood and Stacey McClure and James M. Olson},
  journal={Journal of personality},
  year={2011},
  volume={79 1},
  pages={
          101-34
        }
}
Are highly heritable attitudes more or less complex than less heritable attitudes? Over 2,000 participant responses on topics varying in heritability were coded for overall integrative complexity and its 2 subcomponents (dialectical complexity and elaborative complexity). Across different heritability sets drawn from 2 separate prior twin research programs, the present results yielded a consistent pattern: Heritability was always significantly positively correlated with integrative complexity… CONTINUE READING

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