Review Module 4.2 and 4.3 which discusses the idea of nature and nurture as well as attachment and parenting. Using this and other readings from the lesson, answer the questions below in one single, cohesive essay.
Your essay should be a minimum of 500 words. Your responses should balance personal reflection with information from the lesson materials and required reading. Include in-text citations and a reference list in APA format.
- Discuss how the theories of Piaget and Erikson apply to your own development including how the enculturation agents in your life played a role in your developing into the person you are today.
- Using at least three (3) of the concepts discussed in Module 4.2, also discuss the concepts of nature and nurture and how these two factors apply in your own development.
- How did the parenting styles of your parents influence your own beliefs?
- Regarding nature vs. nurture: Genetically, do you believe you were born with an easy temperament? Did your upbringing influence this trait within you?