Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 2: Biobehavioral Influences
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Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 2:
Biobehavioral Influences
(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.

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560 pages | 6 x 9
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ISBN: 978-0-309-04649-7
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National Research Council. Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 2: Biobehavioral Influences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1994.

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