Aggression as a Challenge: Theory and research- Current Problems by Hanna LiberskaAggression as a Challenge: Theory and research- Current Problems by Hanna Liberska

Aggression as a Challenge: Theory and research- Current Problems

EditorHanna Liberska, Marzanna Farnicka

Hardcover | April 5, 2016

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We live in a world of phenomena created by the human mind and by human experience, namely conflict, aggression, aggressiveness and violence. These phenomena are viewed as constructs of the mind, types of behaviour, particular experiences and emotional states, specific social interactions or even historical and political categories such as social movements, wars, angry social protests etc. The study explores the notions of aggression and violence and from an individual and a social perspective analyses their determinants in various environments in childhood, adolescence and adulthood. It is an attempt to join the global discussion on reaction conditions and key points that are connected with the risk of pathologization of the personality and its behaviour.
Hanna Liberska is professor at the Institute of Psychology of Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz (Poland). She is vice-director of the Institute of Psychology, chair of the Department of Social Psychology and Study on Adolescents as well as a member of the International Society for Research on Aggression and a co-founder of the R...
Title:Aggression as a Challenge: Theory and research- Current ProblemsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:8.41 × 6.05 × 0.8 inPublished:April 5, 2016Publisher:Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der WissenschaftenLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3631656882

ISBN - 13:9783631656884


Table of Contents

Contents: Aggression – Possibilities and limitations for research on aggression – Readiness for aggression – Forms of aggression – Aggressive behavior in the developmental periods and in the main spheres of life – Cyberbullying – Borderline Personality Disorders.