Essays Tagged: "Aggression"

Violence in Sports

nomic incentives, the influence of crowd behaviour on player violence, genetic causation for player aggression, learning theory and player aggression, and psychological stress and player violence' (La ...

(7 pages) 270 0 3.8 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Freud View On The Nature Of Man

s of the First World War.Freud's view of Man is an evil one. And that all Men are innately evil and aggression lies within the human as a part of his nature. Our inclination to aggression is ap ... violence only on criminals and that the law is not able to prosecute the more careful, and smaller aggression of man which can sometimes be just as evil.Freud also introduces the restrictions set for ...

(1 pages) 262 2 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Violence In The Media

nitely a major source of violent behavior in children. The research proves time and time again that aggression and television viewing do go hand in hand. The truth about television violence and childr ... ? Since media violence is much more vicious than that which children normally experience, real-life aggression appears bland by comparison.The violence on television is able to be more exciting and en ...

(6 pages) 306 0 4.9 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

About gender roles and feminism

s they grow older. According to Holly Devor, "masculinity is usually characterized by dominance and aggression, and femininity by passivity and submission"(415). Every move they make in their daily li ... brothers, boyfriends, husbands, fathers grandfathers and so on, shows independence, protection and aggression. We can now imagine how gender stereotypes influence our lives. It is necessary that we a ...

(3 pages) 486 3 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

the development of aggression

n of how to behave. Behavior can be learned through modeling. The behavior I will be focusing on is aggression and its development.The Development of AggressionFor decade's psychologists have attempte ... opment.The Development of AggressionFor decade's psychologists have attempted to find the causes of aggression. Some psychologists believe that aggression is a biological problem and others believe th ...

(4 pages) 314 2 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Violence- an inescapable reality" question: "Violence brings violence wether it is an experience in real life or on television" Discuss.

to Sigmund Freud's 'Theory of Psychoanalysis,' humankind has two unconscious drives namely sex and aggression. This just brings to light that man has a natural inclination towards violence (aggressio ...

(3 pages) 342 3 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Pleasure and Aggreshion. Related to Freud

Based on Freud concepts of pleasure and aggression, discuses HayIbn Yaqzan and The Island of AnimalsIt is said to be that seeking pleasure a ... e live in a constant struggle to be always happy, and we use all the waysthat take us to happiness. Aggression, on the otherhand, is a part of ourhuman nature, which can be hidden deep down in our sub ... animals, aretwo different human experiences that discover our two core human instincts,pleasure and aggression. In Hay, we will find that his journey with his owninstincts is different from our own hu ...

(5 pages) 90 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

The Validity of the Nuremburg Trials

were accused of: "The Common Plan or Conspiracy which included breaking treaties, planning wars of aggression, the persecution and murder of helpless people; Crimes against Peace; War Crimes; Crimes ... Germany after the First World War did not accomplish world peace. Actions taken by the Germans were aggressions towards war and the accused charged were given the chance to fight their case. The U.S. ...

(7 pages) 118 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The Effects of Television Violence on Children

finitely a major source ofviolent behavior in children. The research proves time and time againthat aggression and television viewing do go hand in hand.The truth about television violence and childre ... n?"Since media violence is much more vicious than that which childrennormally experience, real-life aggression appears bland by comparison"(Dorr 127). The violence on television is able to be more exc ...

(6 pages) 349 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

TheVines:Rocking Your Brains Out With Enthusism and Rage

Bristling with aggression and a hard rock attitude, Vines singer Craig Nichols is throwing his guitar around, his b ...

(2 pages) 45 1 2.8 Jul/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Surrounding effects of a child's violent behavior

It has been argued that a child's violent behavior is caused by aggression by outside influences, such as peers, television and even their own family environment.Ye ...

(4 pages) 90 1 4.0 Aug/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Chimpanzee Cannabalism and Infanticide

etimes gruesome behavior there are many ideas and suggestions. This essay will deal with chimpanzee aggression, cannibalism and infanticide. This paper will present information on major research studi ... touch, pat, kiss or embrace the supplicator (loser).'(Goodall, 1992:8)Another example of chimpanzee aggression is the charging display. Although females sometimes display this behavior, especially hig ...

(9 pages) 52 0 4.4 Feb/1994

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Why Are Individuals Aggressive

WHY ARE INDIVIDUALS AGGRESSIVE?Aggression is difficult to define, it is a complex phenomenon, and depending upon the context the te ... to the infliction of injury toward oneself or toward others, to the total destruction of others. Is aggression biological determined or the product of learning and environmental influences.? This essa ... ning and environmental influences.? This essay, will consider instinctive theory, the frustration - aggression hypothesis, and social learning theory. It should then be possible to draw a conclusion t ...

(9 pages) 313 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Evolution of Emotion, Urge and Behavior

of our behavior. What would be more adaptive for a learning and thinking animal: genesselected for aggression, spite an d xenophobia; or selection for learning rules that can generate aggression inap ... nt speeches.3) Perhaps ethnocentric moral systems thwart compassion for the foreigngroups, allowing aggression. Ethnocentrism, as van der Dennen (1987) pointsout, 'results in a dualistic, Manichaean m ...

(15 pages) 458 2 3.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

War of 1812--Impressments

World Studies 1 Honors28 May 2002Catalyzed Aggression by ImpressmentsIn the nineteenth century the world was in turmoil. Civil unrest was commo ...

(7 pages) 80 1 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

A Cry For Freedom: a rewrite of the earlier essay "Interpreting Langston Hughes". this one is much beter hopefully. Please post comments

n American people with many poems such as "Silhouette" and "Democracy" opposing racial violence and aggression. Through his selective yet simple choice of words, Hughes leaves open many interpretation ... ot considered equal to that of his white brother and would likely be looked upon with hostility and aggression if he were to start making demands of the white man or woman. In order to speak with any ...

(3 pages) 87 1 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This essay is a brief description and self explanation of Freud's "death wish" theory. This essay also speaks of the mythological beginning of "Thanatos".

ns possessed insticts which drove them to destruction of life, exhibited in such behaviors as wars, aggression, the urge to kill, the desire to harm, and all other behaviors which lead to the extincti ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Philosophies of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. DuBois.

t saw little success in luring Native Americans to reservations peaceably. Many tribes reacted with aggression towards the government for the numerous attempts at converting their sacred ways of livin ...

(2 pages) 137 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Anti-Semitism in Canada and Europe during World War 2

different Semites, the term anti-Semitism is focused on the Jews. The Jews are the main targets of aggression for many of the fascist groups in the world. Some of those groups include the Nazi party ...

(6 pages) 68 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The essay is about causes of anger, aggression and violence in human beings.

Aggression in HumansThere are many different reason why a person may act aggressively towards other ... arned behavior. A human being must have both environmental and instinctual factors in order to show aggression. Some of a person's natural instincts are to desire food, reject some things, escape from ... sed on the theory that everything human beings do would have to be learned from other human beings. Aggression must be learned as we grow. It is not just simply there from the moment of birth. A perso ...

(3 pages) 136 0 3.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community