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On Aggression.

Author: Konrad Lorenz
Publisher: Hoboken : Routledge, 2002.
Series: Routledge classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hugely controversial on publication, this is an insightful and characteristically entertaining survey of animal behaviour and the evolution of aggression throughout the animal world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Konrad Lorenz
ISBN: 9780203994269 0203994264 0415283191 9780415283199 0415283205 9780415283205
OCLC Number: 475961198
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Description: 1 online resource (321 pages).
Contents: BOOK COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; 1 Prologue in the Sea; 2 Coral Fish in the Laboratory; 3 What Aggression is Good For; 4 The Spontaneity of Aggression; 5 Habit, Ritual and Magic; 6 The Great Parliament of Instincts; 7 Behavioural Analogies to Morality; 8 Anonymity of the Flock; 9 Social Organization without Love; 10 Rats; 11 The Bond; 12 On the Virtue of Scientific Humility; 13 Ecce Homo!; 14 Avowal of Optimism; Recommended Books; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Routledge classics.

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'Packed with entrancing detail, profound wisdom and deft humour... the book is a masterpiece.' - The Guardian

 
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