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Does Nature or Nurture Affect Moral Development?

Discuss the nature versus nurture controversy and how those views explain a child's moral development.

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The nature vs. nurture debate is one of the most enduring in the field of psychology. Which contributes more to a child's development... heredity or environment? This answer looks at the long-standing debate and offers some modern research and studies that will help to clear up this mystery, particularly in terms of a person's moral development.