1. What parts of development do you predict might stay the same as you move into and through your adulthood years? What might influence this stability as you mature?
2. What are some reasons why individuals might choose to NOT raise children in their lifetime? These may include personal reasons and/or medical reasons. If you were deciding whether or not to have children, what sorts of variables within your control would you take into consideration?
3. a) Give examples of some aspects of personality or understanding and development that might change as you grow older. b) Do you expect more influence of nature (genetics: what youre born with) or nurture (experience: what you learn) in these areas of your development? c) How would one know whether nature or nurture plays more of a role in these aspects of change over time?