Unformatted text preview: Caitlin-Ridley argues “the human brain is prewired to learn fears that were of relevance in the Stone Age” (195). Do you agree with this statement, that fear is nature based, or do you believe fear is based in nurture? Elizabeth-Ridley argues “a child is imprinted with everything from the number of sweat glands on its body to an appreciation of the rituals and patterns of its own culture” (167-168). Do you believe imprinting is present in humans? Why or why not? If so, to what extent? Silvio-Do you agree with Ridley that it is inevitable for adults who were malnourished in the womb to have malnourished children?...
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- Fall '08
- Developmental Psychology, Causality, Elizabeth- Ridley, Sae- Ridley