16th lecture - Development Part Two Attachment Deprivation:...

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Unformatted text preview: Development Part Two Attachment Deprivation: Harlow Monkey Studies Reared monkeys in isolation or with a surrogate mother After six months sent back to colony Isolated monkeys showed indifference, were terrified or were aggressive with other monkeys, failed to form relationships with opposite sex, were abusive to their offspring Attachment and Contact Comfort: hypothesized that animals/humans need warmth, comfort as a primary need Peer Relationships Arena for exercising independence from adults and adult control Equal footing relationship Help translate and establish trends/group belonging, behavior codes Serve as role models Provide emotional support Adolescence Adolescent growth spurt: rapid growth in heigh and weight as the body is preparing for hormonal shifts/maturation Asynchrony: certain body parts grow at different speeds leading to a lack of proportion Prefrontal Cortex: final maturation of the prefrontal cortex takes place in late adolescence. This area is responsible for organization, planning, emotional regulation and impulse control. Puberty: sexual functions reach maturity, impacts social and emotional development Menarche: first occurrence of menstruation Spermarche: first occurrence of ejaculation Early maturing males have positive self- concepts Early maturing females have greater chance of depression, anxiety, eating disorders Elkind...
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