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.
Table of Contents
|An Overview of Biological Influences on Violent Behavior||1-20|
|Genetics and Violence||21-58|
|The Neurobiology of Violence and Aggression||59-172|
|Hormonal Aspects of Aggression and Violence||173-244|
|Neurochemistry and Pharmacotherapeutic Management of Aggression and Violence||245-514|
|Nutrition and Violent Behavior||515-540|
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