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Nancy Segal Author Event
"Accidental Brothers" tells the unique story of two sets of identical Colombian twin brothers who discovered at age 25 that they were mistakenly raised as fraternal twins, when they were not even biological brothers. Due to an oversight that presumably occurred in the hospital nursery, one twin in each pair was switched with a twin in the other pair. The result was two sets of unrelated fraternal twins, Jorge and Carlos, who were raised in the lively city of Bogotá; and William and Wilber, who were raised in the remote rural village of La Paz, 150 miles away. Their parents and siblings were aware of the enormous physical and behavioral differences between the members of each set, but never doubted that the two belonged in their biological families.

Everyones life unraveled when one of the twins, William, was mistaken by a young woman for his real identical twin, Jorge. Her discovery led to the truth, that the alleged twins were not twins at all, but rather unrelated individuals who ended up with the wrong families.

Blending great science and human interest, "Accidental Brothers" will inform and entertain anyone interested in how twin studies illuminate the origins of human behavior, as well as mother-infant identification and the chance events that can have profound consequences on our lives.

Dr. Segal is currently Professor of Psychology at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) and Director of the Twin Studies Center which she founded in 1991.  She has written several books about twins.

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Pages: A Bookstore (View)
904 Manhattan Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
United States


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Arts > Literary

Non-Smoking: Yes!

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Owner: Pages: a Bookstore
On BPT Since: Jun 04, 2017
 
Pages: A Bookstore
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