Nature or Nurture
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... or Nurture? By Nature or Nurture? This paper explores whether children behaviour is determined by nature or by nature. The paper is based on Katha Pollitt’s article, “Why Boys Don’t Play with Dolls”. In this article, Pollit has argued compellingly that children behaviour is the result of the nurture that they have received from their parents, and not nature- their genetic make-up. In this paper, I have analyzed Pollitt’s arguments in support of his view that children behaviour is determined by nurture, and not nature; basing my arguments on the Pollitf’s views, I have argued that children’s behaviour is determined by nurture and not nature.
In the article, “Why Boys Don’t play with Dolls”, Pollitt se...