Nature Vs. Nurture Argument

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Assignment - Chapters Three and Four

Part I - Discuss the "nature versus nurture" argument and provide support for each aspect of

the controversy.

Nature refers to our genes and our heredity factors are influential in our character make up. This

can range from our physical appearance and personality. Some examples of inherited genes

are height, color of eyes /skin, learning and some disabilities, diseases and athletic ability.

While personality is how a person thinks and feels (emotion), out-going, reserve, sense of

humor. One could even argue that emotions are behavioral leaning them to be nurtured.

Nurture is based on environmental factors that influence who we are. How we are raised, our

culture, life experiences, positive and

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