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Tag: Criminal Behaviour

  • What we can learn from fruit flies

    What we can learn from fruit flies

    Recent research with fruit flies has shown that close contact between a female and a male fruit fly reduces aggression in the male fruit fly considerably. What does this discovery mean for the prevention of male aggression and crime in the human world?
  • Crime as a short-cut to get what you want

    Crime as a short-cut to get what you want

    It has been suggested by Colin Wilson that criminal behaviour is driven by the urge to take short-cuts. This is an interesting way to look at crime, which questions the widespread belief that the short road is also the best road.