Do genes determine
behavior? Do men and women think
differently? Do people around the globe
suffer from the same mental illnesses? You may
be surprised by the answers. Some
scientists and the popular press have oversold
the thesis that human lives are shaped by
biology. An emerging science of cultural
psychology suggests that nurture is at least as
important as nature. Experience can
fundamentally change the human mind.
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a blog on culture and morality at Psychology Today.
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Times: "This book provides a loud
counterblast to the fashionable faith of our
times: that human nature is driven by
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