Reducing Aggression Quick Notes

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One way of reducing aggression based on the biological approach may be to use psychosurgery. Psychosurgery is a surgical procedure that removes the part of the brain which is the cause of the aggressive behaviour (the limbic system).

Although this surgery does carry risks, as do all surgical procedures and operating on the brain can be especially risky as once tissue in the brain is destroyed it will not grow back and the effects of the operation will be permanent. This procedure if usually…


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