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Aggression and crimes of violence

by Jeffrey H. Goldstein

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- United States,
    • Aggressiveness,
    • Crime -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJeffrey H. Goldstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.V5 G65 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2546634M
      ISBN 100195039432, 0195039440
      LC Control Number85028520

      They suggest that violence by people with mental illness — like aggression in the general population — stems from multiple overlapping factors interacting in complex ways. These include family history, personal stressors (such as divorce or bereavement), and socioeconomic factors (such as . Cambridge Core - Social Psychology - The Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression - edited by Alexander T. Vazsonyi.

      Also included: An introduction to the general trends of violence and aggression emphasizes violent crime in the U.S. and shows you clearly what's going on today. A presentation of well-established social psychological principles, plus a psychological perspective gives you a solid understanding of violent and aggressive behavior to help you deal.   Some of the book’s findings It is likely that aggressive or hostile youths may be drawn to violent games. There is limited but suggestive evidence that persons with trait anger or aggression.

      The General Aggression Model provides the framework for exploring which contemporary personal and situational factors increase or decrease risk for aggression and violence. Dating aggression in adolescence is placed in the context of normal development and variable according to individual partner and relationship : Robert F. Marcus. Keep in mind that this latter age–crime curve indexes only acts of physical aggression, not official acts of crime or delinquency. The fact that there are two age–crime curves is a somewhat new finding, and the next logical question is whether these two age–crime curves are interrelated or whether they are distinct from each other.


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Aggression is perhaps the most serious human problem: from family violence, to street crime, to war, it threatens not only the quality of daily life, but also life : Hardcover.

The Wiley Handbook of Violence and Aggression is a landmark three-volume resource that explores the broad scope of violence and aggression with contributions from an international panel of experts in the : Peter Sturmey.

Aggression and crimes of violence. [Jeffrey H Goldstein] this text explores the empirical evidence on human aggression and violent crime, and discusses the implications for the control and elimination of violence.

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Five sections examine major theoretical perspectives, genetic and environmental determinants, and the psychological and relational processes underlying human violence and aggression. The tone of the book is realistic in its investigation of violence as an inherent part of human genetics and interaction, but hopeful in its exploration of research-based interventions aimed at reducing violence in future Pages: The Crime of Aggression: The Quest for Justice in an Age of Drones, Cyberattacks, Insurgents, and Autocrats.

The Crime of Aggression: The Quest for Justice in an Age of Drones, Cyberattacks, Insurgents, and Autocrats. Aggression is also differentiated from similar but distinct concepts including antisocial behavior, juvenile delinquency, coercion, assertiveness, aggressive cognition, and aggressive affect.

This chapter provides readers with a clear understanding of what aggression and violence are Cited by: 9. Aggression is a response by an individual that delivers something unpleasant to another person.

Violence refers to extreme forms of aggression, such as physical assault and murder. Buy Aggression and Crimes of Violence (Reconstruction of Society Series) 2Rev Ed by Goldstein, Jeffrey H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). Aggression and Violent Behavior, A Review Journal is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes substantive and integrative reviews, as well as summary reports of innovative ongoing clinical research programs on a wide range of topics germane to the field of aggression and violent behavior.

Papers encompass a large variety of issues, populations, and domains, including homicide (serial, spree, and mass murder: sexual homicide), sexual deviance.

The nature of human aggression --Long-term factors associated with aggression --Situational factors associated with aggression --Factors associated with non aggression --Reduction and control of violence --Toward elimination of violence.

The need for a guideline focused on the short-term management of violence and aggression in mental health, health and community settings arises because violence and aggression are relatively common and have serious consequences in such settings (Bourn et al., ; Flood et al., ).

The prevention and management of violence and aggression are complex tasks, because their manifestation will.

While numerous books address specific issues of violence and aggression, there is a clear and pressing need for a comprehensive resource that explores everything from the root causes of violence and aggression to the appropriate interventions for both individuals and society at large.

Aggression in children, in turn, is linked with violence on television, another cause of violence. The psychology of violence explores not only the nature of violence, its types and most typical representatives, but also its roots and causes. Exposes readers to a wide range of aggressive behaviors: The book includes both contemporary and historical sources to explore a variety of types of interpersonal and group violent crimes.

In many cases children experienced violence in their real life and found the answer to that in the behavior of their movie or television heroes.

UNESCO‘s survey contributed to evidence that already existed, that violence in the media can harmfully affect harmfully children's minds. Aggression and violence directed towards staff in the caring services is a growing problem, and one that is receiving increasing attention.

Despite the interest and concern, few successful approaches to the subject have been devised, leaving the majority of staff feeling vulnerable. In his pioneering book Media, Crime, and Criminal Justice, criminologist Ray Surette concurred that media violence is linked to aggression, but offered a nuanced : Nickie Phillips.

What emerges is a rich picture of the complexities of human violence. The book is gripping from start to finish." —Stephanie van Goozen, Professor of Psychology, Cardiff University “[The Anatomy of Violence] is not only for students of this topic, but for any inquiring mind. It is just simply captivating, both emotionally and intellectually.”5/5(5).

The book concludes with work showing how we may make the world a more peaceful place by preventing and reducing aggression and violence. The volume is essential reading for upper-level students and researchers of psychology and related disciplines interested in a rigorous and multi-perspective overview of work on aggression and violence.

Klaus A. Miczek, Joseph F. DeBold, Margaret Haney, Jennifer Tidey, Jeffrey Vivian, Elise M. Weerts. The alcohol-drug abuse-violence nexus presents itself in several distinctly different facets: alcohol and other drugs of abuse may act on brain mechanisms that cause a high-risk individual to engage in aggressive and violent behavior.

Ap • In a new book, The Anatomy of Violence, Adrian Raine argues that violent behavior has a biological basis just like depression or schizophrenia. This raises questions about Author: Adrian Raine.Violence is an extreme form of aggression, such as assault, rape or murder. Violence has many causes, including frustration, exposure to violent media, violence in the home or neighborhood and a tendency to see other people's actions as hostile even when they're not.