Martin County Library System Press Releases

March 20, 2013

Theories behind human aggression explained April 16 at Hoke Library

For immediate release:  March 20, 2013             
Contact:  Alicen Kikkert, Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-3205   
Using social, cultural and biological research, Indian River State College professor Joe Grisham will discuss current theories of human aggression on Tuesday, April 16 at 1:30 p.m. at the Hoke Library, 1150 N.W. Jack Williams Way, Jensen Beach. Dr. Grisham’s lecture explains how the turbulent events of the last few years reveal the extent of the human capacity to both harm and help others. Funded by the Friends of the Martin County Library System, Inc., the event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Grisham is a professor of psychology and has been in IRSC’s Department of Social Sciences since August 1994. He has served as a consultant to numerous organizations including NASA, U.S. Office of Personnel Management, several universities and military organizations.
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