Aggression- Group Displays- Warfare and Sport

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1. Found territorial ownership and dominance was a useful reproductive strategy in animals and many have evolved due to its adaptive value

  • Chagnon
  • Maynard-Smith and Parker
  • Allen
  • Cialdini
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2. Symbolic showing of strength is...

  • Ritualistic Behaviour
  • Territorial Behaviours

3. Group Displays are...

  • Ritualistic Displays which determine dominance hierarchies, used for territory and intimidation
  • When a war is over, sequence performed to intimidate losers
  • Competitive and involves trials of skills and strength

4. Studied Yanomamo people and found that success in battle led to higher status, more women therefore more children. Clear distinction between those who had killed and those who had not

  • Allen
  • Maynard-Smith and Parker
  • Chagnon
  • Cialdini

5. Marking out and defending territories is...

  • Territorial Behaviours
  • Ritualistic Behaviours

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