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Power, motivation and females aggression, a qualitative study


Edalati, Ali and Redzuan, Ma'rof (2010) Power, motivation and females aggression, a qualitative study. The Social Sciences, 5 (2). pp. 144-148. ISSN 1818-5800; ESSN: 1993-6125


This study examines qualitatively the motivation of women about power and effect on female’s aggression. The research studied ten women, who were already registered in counselling clinics, whom suffered from aggression (physical and psychological). The results revealed that the females have pointed out they do not want to have dominance on their husbands but they were looking for equality in their relationship. Female aggression was a part of the partners attempt for power.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Human Ecology
DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.3923/sscience.2010.144.148
Publisher: Medwell Journals
Keywords: Behaviour; Female aggression; Malaysia; Motivation; Power; Wives aggression
Depositing User: Nabilah Mustapa
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2016 01:17
Last Modified: 08 Jun 2016 01:17
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/16271
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