Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 2: Biobehavioral Influences (Paperback)Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behavior (author), Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (author), Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behaviors (author), Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (author), National Research Council (author), National Academy of Sciences (author), Albert J. Reiss, Jr. (editor), Klaus A. Miczek (editor), Jeffrey A. Roth (editor)
Paperback 560 Pages / Published: 01/02/1994
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This volume contains commissioned reviews of research on biological influences on violent or aggressive behavior. The areas reviewed include genetic contributions to the probability of violent and related behaviors; brain structure and functioning as implicated in aggressive behavior; the roles of hormonal and neurological interactions in violent behavior; the neurochemistry of violence and aggression and its implications for the management of those behaviors; and dietary influences on violent behavior.
Publisher: National Academies Press
Number of pages: 560
Weight: 907 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 38 mm
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