DOMINANCE AGGRESSION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Form of animal aggression involving one animal having a higher status over the others by the use of threats or attacks. See animal dominance. DOMINANCE AGGRESSION: "The dominace aggression is shown by one menber of a group of animals." Related Psychology Terms FEAR-INDUCED AGGRESSION INTERMALE AGGRESSION REPRESENTATIVE FACTORS ANIMAL BEHAVIOR ANIMAL AGGRESSION ANTIPREDATORY AGGRESSION WEANING AGGRESSION PREDATORY AGGRESSION ANIMAL DOMINANCE FRUSTRATION-AGGRESSION HYPOTHESIS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOMINANCE AGGRESSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dominance-aggression/ (accessed May 15, 2021).