Studying Tabula Rasa. Amnesia. Square one.

5/15/2009
—Lee Michael Stein

Tabula rasa (Latin: blank slate) refers to the theory that individuals are born without built-in / genetic mental content and that their knowledge comes entirely from experience and sensory perception. Proponents of the tabula rasa thesis favor the “nurture” side of the nature versus nurture debate.

There are 3 comments in this article:

  1. 10/26/2010Murder Mommy says:

    Clever!

  2. 12/10/2010JC says:

    smile. wink. kiss. happily ever after

  3. 4/24/2011Tabatha says:

    I liked this quote, studied Tabula rasa in nursing…It was my nick name…interesting twist

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