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Explanations for intense fandom (celebrity worship)- research into the link to
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Avoidant individuals who have a difficult time trusting others and often engage in
behaviours designed to keep others at a comfortable distance.

Secure adults offer support when their partner feels distressed. They also go…

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Population validity: both studies have poor population validity as they only
focus on one culture. They study be Cole and Leets looked only at students but the
study by Cohen has slightly better population validity as it looked at adults.
However, as both these studies found the same…

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