ESCALATION OF AGGRESSION

An increase in intensity of aggression that can lead to violence and destructive behaviour.

ESCALATION OF AGGRESSION: "In joe's escalation of aggression he committed a domestic violence act against Lyn."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ESCALATION OF AGGRESSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/escalation-of-aggression/ (accessed August 7, 2020).
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