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Evolutionary Explanations For Aggression ­ Andrew F



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1 This essay will focus on reproductive
behaviour as an example of aggression.
Any evolutionary explanation must be
based on the idea that everyone has a
drive to pass on genes into the next
generation, an only the most adapted will.…

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Evolutionary Explanations For Aggression ­ Andrew F

5 Also, the research focuses exclusively on
heterosexual relationships. Ignoring a group
of people because they do not necessarily fit
the theory is poor science and makes the
research invalid.
6 Also, the research only gives a correlation.
Correlations are not causal and…

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Evolutionary Explanations For Aggression ­ Andrew F

morally right.
15 Some state that it is reductionist to simply
state that `inherited genes control
behaviour', as it is in fact much more
complicated than that. It has been proven
that learning and social factors also affect
behaviour.
16 Evolution is not…

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