Aggression is a complex social behaviour with multiple causes. In psychology, as well as other social and behavioural sciences, aggression refers to behaviour between members of the same species that is intended to cause pain or harm. This book gathers the research from around the world in this field.
Introducing the complexities of psychology's origins, the material in this book is presented with support for students learning the context of historical, cultural, social, and philosophical developments. It is useful for courses in History, Systems of Psychology, and History of Science or Philosophy.