Unformatted text preview: and is okay, but if you have a history of drinking too much and causing violence, drinking at home may no longer be appropriate. Further, it is important to consider the behavior related to the condition of the victim or observer relative to the perpetrator. An example is two college guys rough housing. Both guys are similar in build and size. This is okay. Now if one of those same college students was rough housing with a small child, this would no longer be appropriate. The lack of ability of the small child to defend themselves changes the appropriateness of the situation. Finally, numbers affect appropriate behavior. As previously stated, two guys fighting may be acceptable. Now if it were five guys versus one of those guys, this would no longer be acceptable. All of these elements play a role in determining the appropriateness of behavior, depending on the context of the situation....
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- Spring '11