care giver infant interaction

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  • Created on: 30-05-18 13:45
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  • caregiver-infant interactions
    • Description
      • Meltzoff and Moore- 3 day old babies imitate mothers
      • international synchrony- coordinated behaviour
      • Murray and Trevarthen infant distress if no response, supports innatness
      • Brazelton- mother anticipates infant signals, basis of attachment
      • reciprocity- taking turns as in a conversation (Jaffe et al )
    • evaluation
      • individual differences- security of attachment associated with interactional synchrony
      • intentionallity supported- no response to inanimite object
      • testing infant behaviour is difficult as they are in constant motion


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