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Discuss evolutionary explanations of human aggression, including infidelity and/or jealousy.
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Evolutionary explanations of aggression are an adaptive response to ensure the genes are
passed onto their offspring.
Sexual jealousy is often the reason for aggression as males experience paternal uncertainty,
thus do not want to unwittingly…

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cuckoldry.
In addition, Camilleri also found that men convicted of raping their partners were more likely
to have experienced cuckoldry risks prior to their offence compared to men convicted on
non-sexual partner abuse.
However, there are methodological limitations to Camilleri's research because the use of
surveys in a particularly controversial…

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Claire Stuart

what grade did you get for this?

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