Social Psychology 3

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10 Questions - Developed by: Caitlin - Developed on: - 3.524 taken

  • 1
    Aggression is?
  • 2
    Most industrialised countries have a serious problem with citizens engaging in acts of aggression

    Violent acts have overtaken communicable diseases as leading cause of death among young people
  • 3
    So what causes aggression?
    Aggression is likely to be the outcome of a complex process that involves multiple factors.

    They are...?
  • 4
    Biological factors could be?
    Hormonal - Testosterone levels related to restlessness, irritability, low frustration tolerance, delinquency

    Age - Higher rates in adolescence and young adulthood

    Genetics - Aggressive behaviour is heritable like other traits
  • 5
    The “Frustration-aggression” hypothesis is?
  • 6
    Catharsis is?
  • 7
    Violence can be learnt from TV?
  • 8
    Low self-esteem is not related to aggression?
  • 9
    General aggression model is?
  • 10
    Narcissists and individuals with high (but unstable) self-esteem likely to react aggressively when positive self-view is threatened.

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