The Nurture versus Nature debate is out of date. Join us for the series of lectures in which members of the UWO Psychology Department will share their research showing that humans are neither the exclusive product of our biology nor environment, but rather their interplay. Central Library, Stevenson & Hunt room A, all Thursdays in April at 7 pm.
April 5 - What can twins tell us about human behaviour?
April 12 - Children's emotional development: biological influences in social context
April 19 - How cultural experiences shape brain function: evidence from reading and math
April 26 - The effects of music on brain and body
All sessions are FREE of charge. Two hour validated parking in Citi Plaza during the library hours
Our collection offers:
Monkeyluv : and other essays on our lives as animals by Robert M. Sapolsky
The blank slate : the modern denial of human nature by Steven Pinker
The dependent gene : the fallacy of "nature vs. nurture" by David S. Moore