Psych M.D. - aggression


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Term: Aggression
Definition (Myers): Any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy
Definition (alternative): behavior between members of the same species that is intended to cause pain or harm. SOURCE
Contextual explanation: Aggression could cause fights or arguments between any living creature. A lot of people often tend to use violence when they become aggressive, which leads to a physical fight. Aggression can also lead to verbal argument. When a person talks aggressively, he/she usually talks with these tone that expresses his/her anger. Therefore, aggression usually doesn't lead to a good happy ending.

Related terms and concepts: The Psychology of Aggression
Related websites: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aggression
http://www.hsus.org/pets/pet_care/our_pets_for_life_program/dog_behavior_tip_sheets/aggression.html
Edited by: Allen



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