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EVOLUTIONARY EXPLANATION TO AGGRESSION
INFIDELITY AND JEALOUSY

The evolutionary approach suggests aggressive behaviour has been passed down from our
ancestors during evolution because it aided survival, reproduction and the passing on of
genes.
During evolution, humans needed to compete for someone to mate with this competition is
thought to lead…

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Loss of status Because humans evolved in small communities, status was
important. A lack of status would have meant a lack of reproduction. Through
evolution this feeling of status being important would lead to aggression such as
Homicide in order to maintain status.


Sexual Jealousy is a key motivator for…

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