Essays about: "Aggression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 126 essays containing the word Aggression.

  1. 1. The Importance of Familial Liability for Substance Abuse and Criminality in Young Male Violent Offenders

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Ida-Marie Edstorp; [2018-04-20]
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    Abstract : Background: There is an interest to find out more about family background of violent offenders and how it affects the development of their problems. Aims: To investigate the association between familial liability, substance abuse disorders (SUDs) and aggressive antisocial behaviour in young violent offenders. READ MORE

  2. 2. The neurobiology underlying personality traits and conflict behavior : Examining the similarities in brain regions between agreeableness, aggression and dominating conflict style

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Andrea Kralj; [2018]
    Keywords : Personality; conflict management; aggression; cognitive neuroscience; psychology; Personlighet; konflikthantering; aggression; kognitiv neurovetenskap; psykologi;

    Abstract : Conflicts are part of our everyday life and the field of psychology describes how specific personality traits relate to specific conflict styles. However, the question remaining is why these relations exist? Recently, personality neuroscience has begun pinning down the neurobiology of personality traits, providing a deeper understanding of the human behavior. READ MORE

  3. 3. Competing Narratives in Contemporary Japanese War Cinema : Comparing representations of World War II and the military in four recent films

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Author : Benjamin Vaughn; [2018]
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    Abstract : In Japan, the question of how to best remember the events of World War II is often a politically sensitive issue. Japan has occasionally been accused of glossing over its history of war crimes and acts of aggression in textbooks, official statements and other areas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in the Baltic Sea region : The effects of SSRI on teleost fish

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Ida Skaring; [2018]
    Keywords : SSRI; Teleost; Physical effect; Behavioral effect; Ecological impact;

    Abstract : Pharmaceuticals, enter the aquatic environments through sewage treatment plants and may affect fish. This examination paper is a literature study that focuses on Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, SSRIs, exposure and the impacts on teleosts in the Baltic Sea by assessment of peer-reviewed literature and material. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Are We What We Eat?” Negotiating Identities Through Cuisine and Consumption : A Thing Theory Approach to Alison Wong’s As The Earth Turns Silver

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Man Ting Yiu; [2018]
    Keywords : Thing Theory; Materiality; Food; Objects; Cuisine; Consumption; Culinary Narrative; Diaspora; Transcultural; Hybridity; Intersectionality; Transference; Craft; Creative Writing;

    Abstract : Culinary narratives are frequently employed to portray migrant identities and societies in Asian diaspora literature This thesis examines cuisine and consumption in Alison Wong’s As The Earth Turns Silver by highlighting the socio-political linkages between material culture and ethnic identity formation of Chinese migrants in New Zealand. Using Brown’s thing theory, food is reframed as site of meaningful discourse to interrogate the role of cuisine and consumption in mediating the migrant experience. READ MORE