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Evolutionary Explanations of Human Aggression
Point 1 ­ Jealousy (Cuckoldry and Sexual Jealousy)
Evolutionary explanation suggests that reproductive challenges, within our ancestors, have led to
sex differences ­ including the reactions based from aggressive behaviour.
One form of aggression, which differs amongst sexes, is the act of jealousy.
Sexual jealousy…

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The use of this self ­report technique is unreliable as the answers may not be necessarily truthful
as a result of social desirability bias.
This suggests that either male or female partners may not have admitted to being involved in
violent behaviour, as it could be seen as undesirable.

Point…

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