Can science resolve the nature/nurture debate? /

"Since the 1950s, the new science of epigenetics has demonstrated how cellular environments and certain experiences and behaviors influence gene expression at the molecular level, with significant implications for health and wellbeing. To the amazement of scientists, mapping the human genome indirec...

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Main Author: Lock, Margaret,
Other Authors: Gísli Pálsson, 1949-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK : Polity Press, 2016
Series: New human frontiers series.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preamble : beyond the molecular vision of life
  • Moveable concepts : nature and nurture
  • Promotion and demotion of the gene
  • Reinstating nurture : from opposition to commingling
  • Accruing biosocial momentum
  • Biopolitics for the future.