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Unformatted text preview: rest of the body Phineas Gage- 25 year old railroad foreman-accidental explosion drove a tamping iron through his left cheek and out the top of his head-experienced major personality changes (pierced frontal lobe)-was expected to die but lived 11 years after the accident Nature-nurture issue: How do differences in behavior relate to differences in heredity and environment?-are people bad by nature or because they were raised that way Psychologists -academic non-medical discipline...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Jackson during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08