The effects of diazepam (valium) and aggressive disposition on human aggression: an experimental investigation.

@article{BenPorath2002TheEO,
  title={The effects of diazepam (valium) and aggressive disposition on human aggression: an experimental investigation.},
  author={Denise D. Ben-Porath and Stuart P. Taylor},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  year={2002},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={167-77}
}
Sixty male subjects with self-reported high, moderate, and low aggressive dispositions were given the opportunity to aggress, by administering electric shocks, against an increasingly provocative fictitious opponent within the context of a competitive reaction time task. Subjects were randomly assigned to one of two conditions: (1) 10 mg of diazepam or (2… CONTINUE READING