|What is it? ||In the "nature vs nurture" debate, nature refers to an individual's innate qualities (nativism).
||In the "nature vs nurture" debate, nurture refers to personal experiences (i.e. empiricism or behaviorism).
|Example ||Nature is your genes. The physical and personality traits determined by your genes stay the same irrespective of where you were born and raised.
||Nurture refers to your childhood, or how you were brought up. Someone could be born with genes to give them a normal height, but be malnourished in childhood, resulting in stunted growth and a failure to develop as expected.
|Factors ||Biological and family factors
||Social and environmental factors