Attachment - attachment: 1) avoidant attachment - infant...

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Attachment process of forming close emotional bonds of affection that develop between infant and care givers. a) Mary Ainsworth - developed the strange situation procedure to measure attachment in infants. From this research, she has established that there are 3 main categories of child-parent
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Unformatted text preview: attachment: 1) avoidant attachment - infant avoids mother when reunited. 2) secure attachment (65%) - infant actively seeks out contact with mother. 3) ambivalent attachment - seek contact but then resist once contact is made....
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.

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