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Unformatted text preview: they want to do. The parents are involved in the childrens lives and that allows for a great relationship between the two. Written Assignment C The idea of nature vs. nurture is that our behavior is based on either our environment (nurture) or the fact that we were born a certain way, and the way we are raised doesnt affect who we become (nature). I think both theories play a role in our behavior and who we are, but I think nurture plays a bigger role than nature. Some traits and behaviors that we have are biological, but I think our personalities are shaped more by how we are raised than by heredity. Behavioral geneticists understand that they way heredity shapes who we are is like a call and response, with each phrase spoken by heredity summoning an answer from the environment. This shows that we are shaped by both nature and nurture....
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- Spring '07