Nature or Nurture? - Diamond and Singmundson

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Nature or Nurture?

  • The basic assumption of nurture is that babies are born without a gender identity, Eg. a baby boy could be raised as a girl. A study was done to give psychologists useful insights into to organs of gender

Study: Diamond and Sigmundson

Aim: To investigate the role of biology in gender roles

Method: 8 month year old baby lost his penis during circumcision. The boys parents decided to reassign his gender with the help of Money, The boy had an operation to…

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