Publications of Evan Charney    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:

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Journal Articles

  1. Charney, E. "Genes, behavior, and behavior genetics.." Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Cognitive Science 8.1-2 (January, 2017). [doi]  [abs]
  2. Charney, E. "Liberal bias and the five-factor model.." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 38 (January, 2015): e139. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Charney, E. "Conservatives, liberals, and "the negative".." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37.3 (June, 2014): 310-311. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Charney, E. "Behavioural Genetics in the Postgenomics Era." (January, 2014). [doi]  [abs]
  5. E. Charney. "Can Tasks be Inherently Boring? Commentary on Robert Kurzban, Angela Duckworth, Joseph W. Kable, and Justus Myers, “An Opportunity Cost Model of Subjective Effort and Task Performance"." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 36.6 (December, 2013): 684.  [abs]
  6. Charney, E. "Can tasks be inherently boring?." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 36.6 (December, 2013): 684. [24304781], [doi]  [abs]
  7. E. Charney. "Politics and Biology." Perspectives on Politics 11.2 (June, 2013): 588-61. [edit], [doi]
  8. Alford, CF. "Politics and Biology." Perspectives on Politics 11.2 (June, 2013): 549-551. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Charney, E. "Cytoplasmic inheritance redux.." Advances in Child Development and Behavior 44 (January, 2013): 225-255. [edit], [doi]  [abs]
  10. Charney, E; English, W. "Genopolitics and the science of genetics." American Political Science Review 107.2 (January, 2013): 382-395. [edit], [doi]  [abs]
  11. E. Charney. "Conservatives, liberals, and "the negative": Commentary on John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, and John R. Alford, "Differences in Negativity Bias Underlie Variations in Political Ideology"." Behavioral and Brain Sciences (Forthcoming).
  12. E. Charney. "Behavioural genetics in the postgenomic era." eLS, John Wiley & Sons (Forthcoming).  [abs]
  13. Charney, E. "Behavior Genetics and Post Genomics." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35.6 (December, 2012): 1-80. [open], [doi]  [abs]
  14. Chamey, E; English, W. "The voting gene.." Scientific American 307.5 (November, 2012): 14. [doi]
  15. Charney, E. "Author’s response: Humans, fruit flies, and automatons.." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35.5 (October, 2012): 381-410. [doi]  [abs]
  16. Charney, E. "Behavior genetics and postgenomics.." Behavioral and Brain Sciences 35.5 (October, 2012): 331-358. [23095378], [doi]  [abs]
  17. Charney, E; English, W. "Candidate genes and political behavior." American Political Science Review 106.1 (February, 2012): 1-34. [open], [doi]  [abs]
  18. Charney, E. "Political science and behavior genetics: Rethinking foundational assumptions." Research in BiopoliticsBiology and Politics: The Cutting Edge 9 (December, 2011): 115-138. [doi]
  19. Charney, E. "Physiology may not be (political) destiny." Psycrit (February, 2009). [politics-reflexes]  [abs]
  20. Charney, E. "Politics, genetics, and "greedy reductionism"." Perspectives on Politics 6.2 (June, 2008): 337-343. [doi]
  21. Charney, E. "Genes and ideologies." Perspectives on Politics 6.2 (June, 2008): 299-319. [doi]  [abs]
  22. Charney, E. "Why Deliberative Democracy?by Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson." Political Science Quarterly 120.2 (June, 2005): 310-311. [doi]
  23. Charney, E. "Identity and liberal nationalism." American Political Science Review 97.2 (May, 2003): 295-310. [doi]  [abs]
  24. Charney, E. "Cultural interpretation and universal human rights: A response to Daniel A. Bell." Political Theory 27.6 (January, 1999): 840-848. [doi]
  25. Charney, E. "Political liberalism, deliberative democracy, and the public sphere." American Political Science Review 92.1 (1998): 97-110. [doi]  [abs]

Chapters in Books

  1. E. Charney. "Genetics and the Life Course." Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Forthcoming  [abs]
  2. E. Charney. "Gene Association Studies." Biotechnology in Our Lives. Ed. Sheldon Krimsky and Jeremy Gruber Skyhorse, 2013
  3. E. Charney. "Political Ethics." International Encyclopedia of Political Science. Ed. George T. Kurian CQ Press, January, 2010
  4. E. Charney. "Political Correctness; Faith-Based Initiatives; Flag Desecration." Encyclopedia of the Culture Wars. Ed. Roger Chapman M.E. Sharpe, December, 2009

Book Reviews

  1. E. Charney. Why Deliberative Democracy? by Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson.  Political Science Quarterly (2005).
  2. E. Charney. Restoring the Lost Constitution by Randy E. Barnett.  Perspectives on Politics 2.3 (September, 2004).
  3. E. Charney. Libertarianism Without Inequality by Michael Otsuka.  Perspectives on Politics 2.3 (September, 2004).
  4. E. Charney. Liberal Purposes by William Galston.  Perspectives on Politics 1.2 (June, 2003): 384-85.


  1. E. Charney. Still Chasing Ghosts: A New Genetic Methodology Will Not Find the “Missing Heritability”.  Independent Science News (September 19, 2013). [available here]
  2. E. Charney. “Debunking the Threat-Sweat Thinking Theory”.  Raleigh News and Observer (September 27, 2008).

Book Chapter

  1. Charney, E. "Genetics and the Life Course." Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences. John Wiley & Sons, January, 2015  [abs]

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