3.2 Importance of environment: IQ
(nature/nurture). "You inherit your
environment just as much as your genes". J.
Rich. ABO blood group is 100% heritability
3.3 Designer babies: Available for 10 - 15
years, difficult to offer guarantees. No
gene found to identify sexual
orientation, antosocial behavior or
intelligence within normal range
(Nuffield Council, 2002)
3.4 Around 50% of genetic ability
comes from the environment
children are subjected to - would
not be fair therefore to stream
children according to genetics.
4.1 Various forms: material culture, bodily effect of culture, life events, sentimentality.
4.1.1 Material culture = when usually ordinary
object/place is made significant through folklore,
stories and memorable meanings, eg. buildings,
paintings, castles, landscapes.
4.1.2 Bodily effect of culture: 19th century Chinese
woman's shoes. Social status and feet
(Reflection - high heels today?)
4.1.3 Life events: weddings,
materialistic objects to
mark significance of
according to person
4.2 Tutorial Reflection: Creativity is
vital for building relationships