Accession Number:

AD0713507

Title:

SOCIAL STATUS VARIABLES IN THE MILITARY AND THEIR EFFECT ON EXPRESSING AGGRESSION,

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Corporate Author:

MILITARY ACADEMY WEST POINT N Y

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Report Date:

1970-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The hypothesis that aggressive experiences reduce frustration as expressed by physiological systolic blood pressure, heart rate, respiration and galvanic skin response and psychological anxiety arousal was investigated by assessing differences in arousal achieved by the subject counteraggressing alone or through aggressive responses expressed with another person. Counter-aggression occurred through overt apparent electric shock and covert abated means and in the presence of a high status or low status instigator. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE