Question: responses should be anywhere from 12 paragraphs for each question...
Responses should be anywhere from 1-2 paragraphs for each question.
1. What is aggression? Based on your own experiences, give an example of hostile aggression and an example of instrumental aggression.
2. Explain Berkowitz’s revised frustration-aggression theory.
3. What is relative deprivation and how is it related to crime?
4. How does pornography encourage distorted perceptions of sexual reality?
5. Explain each of the five consistent effects that Anderson (2003) found to be associated with video games.
6. Given that television and other forms of media have been shown to cause increased aggression, what do you think could or should be done to control this cause of violence? Be sure to mention evidence for or against the catharsis hypothesis.
7. Explain the social learning approach to controlling aggression.