What Is Neville's Aggression Effective?

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Thirdly, Neville resorts to violence as a result of self-defence. He barricades himself at night and during the day he ventures to kill vampires to eliminate the threat to his life. Neville solidifies his house to protect his resources and to prevent the attackers from getting him. Being a victim, Neville turns his house into a fortified site. There are reasons underlying his actions that can be accounted to adaptation. Buss and Shackelford state ‘aggression, therefore, can be used to defend against attack. Aggression may be an effective solution to this adaptive problem by preventing one’s resources from being forcibly taken’ (1997

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