(Premier Login Oscar50) Forum Owner Posted Nov 19, 2008 9:24 AM
My initial reaction was to disagree. But as I thought about it, I think you're right. Much of what we consider to be "innate" is learned. Our brain is very plastic, and it seems our species more than most (?) learns through environment. As we acquire language, and from that structuring our thoughts, we almost change species.
I'm comparing a human raised in human society, to a primal human, one not raised by humans or without human contact. The primal human only seeks survival. And I suppose comfort of sorts.
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