GENETIC THEORY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 1. the view that behaviour can be explained in terms of hereditary and development. 2. The theoretical principles accepted in the science of genetics. GENETIC THEORY: "Genetic theory is the principles of genetics." Related Psychology Terms BEHAVIOR THEORY BEHAVIOR THEORY GENERAL AROUSAL ECONOMIC MODEL BEHAVIOR GENETICS APPLIED SCIENCE SOCIAL-COGNITIVE THEORY DUSTBOWL EMPIRICISM GENETIC METHOD GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GENETIC THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genetic-theory/ (accessed June 21, 2019).