PSYCH 504 Week 5 Nature Versus Nurture Paper -
Write a 1,200- to 1,500-word paper that examines the role of nature and nurture.
Select one of the 10 personality disorders identified in the DSM-IV.
Create background information for a person who has been diagnosed with your chosen personality disorder (this should just be 1 paragraph).
Discuss the role of nature and nurture in relation to your personality disorder. Specifically address the following:
• What biological components may be operating to produce this personality disorder?
• What environmental factors may be influencing or producing this personality disorder?
• How might genes and the environment interact to influence this personality disorder?
Locate a twin study published in a peer reviewed journal about this personality disorder. Summarize this study and discuss in general what twin studies are able to show us about the heritability of personality.
Include at least 3 scholarly resources in your paper.
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