Based on what you have learned so far about development, select a well-known movie that addresses the nature-versus-nurture question. Some examples are: The Blind Side, Rudy, and A Beautiful Mind. You are not limited to these choices. With reference to the film, in the Discussion Area, respond to the following:How influential is the role of genetics in the child’s development?What about the role of the environment, temperament, and teratogenics, among others?Explain Watson’s and Scarr’s perspectives, according to what you have learned in your book. What would each say about the character(s) in the movie?Given what you have learned this week, do you agree with Watson, Scarr, both, or neither?

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