Socio-biological views of Human Aggression.

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Jasmine Donovan ANTH 214 Mackres 12:30 p.m. T/Th 4/3/03 Sociobiological views of Human Aggression The Webster's dictionary defines sociobiology as, "The study of the biological determinants of social behavior, based on the theory that such behavior is often genetically transmitted and subject to evolutionary processes." Basically, human behaviors are due to our genetic makeup, rather than it being learned from culture. In supporting that, a revolutionary ethologist, Konrad Lorenz, developed an elaborate biological hypothesis based on …

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