Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Aggression: The Sleeper Effect

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Select one of the types of aggression physical or psychological, discuss and present your view of which explanation for aggression best describes this particular kind of aggression. Explain your reasoning.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 7:56 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/psychology/social-psychology/aggression-sleeper-effect-600969

    Solution Preview

    Psychological aggression can be triggered by many socio-emotional and environmental variables. For example, family, work, financial, lack of feeling in control, substance abuse and addiction, and pre-existing mental health issues, such as panic attacks, depression, and even poorly controlled medical conditions can be triggers. These are all conditions and stressors that can compound matters that lead to and exacerbate psychological aggression.

    Symptoms and Signs of Psychological Aggression:
    Irritability
    increase in self destructive behaviors
    increased Alcohol Use
    increased Drug Use
    Being more so than normal short fused
    Anxious
    Impatience
    Fidgety
    increased or decreased appetite
    Crying outbursts
    Anger outbursts
    Physical outbursts in public,
    Angry social interactions where words or gestures, verbal in nature are ...

    Solution Summary

    This response discusses the various types of aggression.

    $2.19