evolutionary explanations of group display 

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  • evolutionary explanations of group display
    • what is a group display
      • a group display is is when a group of people come together for a common purpose and give a demonstration of their unity
      • examples
        • lynch mobs
        • sporting rituals
        • religious rituals
        • military
    • evolutionary explanations
      • ensure survival/ reproductive success
      • being part of group ensures survival
        • have protection
        • help with gathering food
      • explanations for group display include
        • showing allegiance to the group
          • important there are no free loaders in the group
        • showing aggression to members of other groups that you are competing with
        • showing you strength so that you might impress a mate


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