Evolutionary Explanations of Aggression including Infidelity and Jealousy

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1. Which study suggested that sexual jealousy was the main motivator in domestic killings?

  • Daly and Wilson
  • Dobash and Dobash
  • Daly et al.
  • Buss
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2. In which culture can aggression ruin a reputation?

  • Western cultures
  • Kingsan of the Kalahari Desert
  • Yannomamo of South America

3. Which study found that sexual violence was strongly linked with perceived risk of infidelity?

  • Miller
  • Camilleri
  • Dobash and Dobash

4. Why are men violent towards pregnant partners?

  • They may believe that infidelity in their partner as occurred and as they don't have parental certainty that the child is their's they are violent towards them to terminate the child and leaving the woman open to bare his child preventing cuckcoldry
  • They are genetically programmed to be aggressive

5. Who suggested that when men lack resources they use violence as a way of preventing infidelity?

  • Daly and Wilson
  • Schackelefield
  • Buss (2007)
  • Felson


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