GENETICISM

the name of the concept that a person's behaviour is inborn, as in Sigmund Freud's theory of instincts and psychosexual development. See genetic determinism.

GENETICISM: "Geneticism is in Sigmund Freud's theories."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GENETICISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geneticism/ (accessed November 16, 2019).
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