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Chapter 10: Aggression
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Female college students were randomly assigned to watch portions of a physically aggressive film, a relationally aggressive film, or a nonaggressive control film. The results showed that those women who watched the aggressive films were ______ aggressive toward an innocent person than were those who watched the nonaggressive film.
The definition of aggression excludes which of the following?
Pain as a result of helping someone
Social psychologists have proposed that aggression is caused by biological influences, frustration, and _____behavior
Docile animals can be provoked into rage, and raging animals into submission, by stimulating the
Jolie punches Aaron at the bar, but not because she's angry with him. Jolie is just trying to prove that she's "tough" so that everyone watching will be impressed. What kind of aggression is Jolie displaying?
______aggression springs from anger with a goal a to injure, whereas_____ aggression aims to injure, but as a means to some other end.
Aggressiveness varies among primates and humans, and one physical difference that predicts how aggressive people are is the reactivity of their ______.
Distant ancestors thought _____ behavior was a way to deter mates from sexual infidelity.
No one spot of the brain controls aggression; however, it has been found that ______ systems in both animals and humans can facilitate aggressive behaviors.
Our temperaments—how intense and reactive we are—are partly brought with us into the world, influenced by our _____ nervous system.
To lower aggression one should eat a diet
high in omega-3.
low in sweetened drinks.
low in trans fat.
When referring to aggression, testosterone may facilitate dominance and aggressiveness, and dominating behavior may also increase testosterone levels (in other words, the direction goes both ways). Thus, biology and behavior ______.
Road rage is fed by perceptions of hostile intentions from other drivers and is a manifestation of _____ aggression.
People who have diets deficient in important nutrients such as omega-3 fatty acids and calcium may show more ______ when referring to biology and behavior interactions.
Fans of winning soccer and rugby teams commit _____ post game assaults than do fans of the losing team.
Frustration aggression theory is designed to explain hostile aggression but not ______.
______ deprivation describes how frustration may arise due to the gap between expectations and attainment.
According to the book, what home appliance or tool is the most likely to lead people to feelings of frustration?
Theories of aggression that are based on frustration and instinct assume that hostile urges come from ______ emotions.
Frustration aggression theory is designed to explain __________________ aggression, not instrumental aggression.
deprivation explains why happiness tends to be lower and crime rates higher in countries with more income inequality.
Which of the following are considered a major source of frustration?
When considering theories of instinct and frustration, these theories assume that hostile urges come from ______.
learning theory states that we learn aggression from observing others
Researchers found that physical pain heightens aggression and that _______ pain does as well
Select all of the following that can cause aggressive behaviors.
Ethics are an important part of all research, especially when it comes to topics such as the effects of viewing pornography. One thing that researchers do after the experiment is to effectively ______ any myths the film may have communicated.
According to the text, there are three ways that viewing violent television affects behavior: it produces arousal, it disinhibits, and it evokes
Research indicates that video games are ______ teaching tools.
The more violent the video game played, the bigger the effects and the greater the gamer's after-game
hostility and arousal..
One reason why playing video games may have a more toxic effect than watching television is because video games are
Which of the following is NOT an effect of playing violent video games?
One criticism of the research on violent video games is that from 1996 to 2006, when violent video games sales were _____ , real-life youth violence was
True or false: Punishment can have negative side effects and is considered an aversive stimulation.
Select all of the following that have decreased in the United States.
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