Identify an international news story involving a conflict between two nations or cultural groups, such as clashes between Israelis and Palestinians. Locate on the web a newspaper report of the….
Discuss and critically evaluate the evidence to support your argument.
Are men more aggressive than women? Discuss and critically evaluate the evidence to support your argument. Consider the relevant evolutionary theory, role of biology/genetics and role of the environment in your essay.
This assessment encourages students to critically evaluate the various theories of human nature using experimental/empirical evidence to support your statements. Please read the essay information document below for more details about the assignment.
This assessment task supports the following course learning outcomes (CLOs);
CLO1: Discuss and critically evaluate the various theories of human nature
CLO2: Explain the role of evolutionary psychology in relation to concepts of human nature
CLO3: Identify and elaborate the contribution of the environment to concepts of human nature
CLO4: Develop an understanding of history, environment and genetics to concepts of human nature
CLO5: Argue the impact of genes and environment during development and how it shapes the brain and our psychology