Nature Vs Nurture Argumentative Analysis

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As our book states, in the 1970s, the children that resided in orphanages had to live in extremely depraved conditions due to lack of funding. They had no interaction with adults, other children, or even the outside world. They almost never left their cots which they slept on. These cots were also surrounded by sheets so they never were able to see other humans or the outside. The children in these orphanages that were never adopted never recovered from the years of deprivation and therefore, developed permanent cognitive defects (Cacioppo & Freberg, 2013). The nature versus nurture argument has been around for many years. The nature argument, basically states that nature is the determining factor of development and that an individual 's genes
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