The neurochemical cause of violent and aggressive behaviours.

Eugene Leitl Eugene.Leitl at lrz.uni-muenchen.de
Fri Sep 27 06:42:04 EST 1996


On Fri, 27 Sep 1996, babymash wrote:

> kspencer at s.psych.uiuc.edu (Kevin Spencer) writes:
> 
> > [...]
> > 
> > Kevin
> 
> 
> That is a myth,some acts of violence are not a choice,they are
> attacks with no apparent cause,this type of violence exists,I
> used to have extreme attacks of rage and there was no time to
> choose anything,I had nothing against those I attacked and have
> no idea where it came from or why it came,to say that violence
> has no biological cause is way off mark,the brain is one of the
> most complex things known,how can you know the answers.
> G.FLETCHER,Sick of blame.
> 
What about Lesch-Nyham? Doesn't self-agression count?

'gene



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