Biological factors are circumstances in which a living organism is able to carry out life processes, explains the Marine Education Society of Australasia. These life processes include the ability to grow, consume, produc... More » Science Biology Molecular Biology & DNA

As defined by the Psychology Dictionary, a biological factor is that which affects the behavior and function of an organism and includes any condition that has a psychological effect on a living being. More » Science Biology

According to the Encyclopedia Britannica, biological determinism, which is also known as biologism or biodeterminism, is the concept that the majority of human physical and mental characteristics are determined at concep... More » Science Biology
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