Body pleasure and the origins of violence

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Vol/Iss. 31 (29) Published In Pages: 10-20
By Prescott, James W.


"Human societies which provide their infants and children with a great deal of physical affection (touching, holding, carrying) would be less physically violent than societies which give very little physical affection to their infants and children" (11-12)


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