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Old September 13th, 2015, 07:41 AM   #1
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Is it nature or

nurture that defines who we are? Why?
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Old September 13th, 2015, 11:36 AM   #2
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Every study about this I've seen suggests both are in play, with the relative degree of influence varying from situation to situation.
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Old September 13th, 2015, 12:10 PM   #3
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Nature or Nurture is the age old question. I choose the hard school of knocks and learned on the job about morality.
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Old September 13th, 2015, 03:47 PM   #4
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Nature or nurture is a false dichotomy, imo.
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