Please join StudyMode to read the full document. The Value of Life The value of human life is still a mystery and we as a society is still trying to figure it out. During early times, life was not valued at all; people were being turned into slaves and treated like nothing. We as a society cannot assign a value on ones life.
The intent of this essay is to analize the case of Genie, how she became retarded,whether her mental illness was caused by nature or nurture. The sad story of Genie has touched all of us. Is the nature genes and heredity or the nurture how she was raised,what Genie was raised around and her experiences or rather environment that led her to this state? There are four areas of development: physical,intellectual,emotional and social. These are build up during the human development which differentiates depending on the age.
What is considered normal in one region, state, city, neighborhood, or even household maybe completely different in another. As Americans we share many traditions, customs, values and views, and at the same. Normality in Subcultures My family's subculture in a larger subculture Once you are born, you become a part of a larger group. You will grow up starting at a point in your parent's life and then over time they or even you will change the direction of your families subculture in whatever country you all live in. In America, People strive for the best.
Today was the day my mom comes back from the Doctors. I never really knew what was going on except the fact that Mother was very sick. It was a Friday, November 2nd, so it was a little chilly with a bitter winter breeze.