Unformatted text preview: she tried to make noise, this could contribute to her difficulty talking. So it is hard to prove that not being exposed to society is the entire reason for her difficulty talking. Also she had a difficult time walking. This may be because she was tied to a “potty chair” not because she wasn’t exposed to society. These other problems show flaws in using genie’s issues as standard. She also was diagnosed with brain damage, this brings a “chicken or the egg” argument about, was she beaten for being brain damaged or obtained brain damaged because she was beaten?...
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- Spring '08
- Sociology, brain damage, Traumatic brain injury, Carl Miller Soc, Wild Child Movie