A violent person who tends to interpret ambiguous cues from others as aggressive in nature is said to ?
a. have a hostile attributional bias
b. have different type of personality
c. use instrumental aggression
d. have a cognitive deficit
e. have a misattribution bias
Rejection also known as social exclusion can lead to aggression why?
a. it makes you angry and that can trigger aggression
b. it leads you to a hostile mind set toward the person who rejected you
c. it hurts your feelings and lowers your self esteem
d. it reactivates long unconscious memories that you have been repressing for years
Exposure to humor can be effective in reducing aggression because humor and aggression are ?
a. facets of the same emotion
b. incompatible emotional states
c. complementary states
d. both copying mechanisms
Which personality type mentioned in the text as being associated with aggression is most directly linked with the statement”If i ruled the world it would be much a better place”?
a. a type of personality
b. a hostile attributional bias
d. none of these
Does punishment work to reduce aggression? the answer is yes if 4 conditions are met, Which is NOT one of them?
a. it must be prompt
b. it must be public
c. it must be strong enough
d. it must be justified
e. it must be certain to occur