nature versus nurture

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nature versus nurture

The perennial argument as to whether heredity or environment is more influential in determining the outcome of any individual's development. It is now apparent that the two are so intimately inter-related in their effects as to almost inseparable.
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'I knew his mother, weird woman,' Dub-lady fumed, 'so I'm inclined to believe the nurture versus nature end of things with him anyway.'
class="MsoNormalThe second debate over entrepreneurship is grounded in the classic nurture versus nature argument.
Guilt and innocence become increasingly hard to separate as the film gathers momentum, culminating in a dinner-table outburst that jolts the nurture versus nature debate sharply in one direction.
However, if we add to it the whole 'nurture versus nature' angle, Owen generates an entire new approach with what it really means to be young today.

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