A long-enduring, emotionally meaningful tie to a particular individual.
Schaffer & Emerson
Aim; to find out how many attachements infants have
Method; 60 glasglow infants - observations and interviews took place with parents at regular intervals during the forst 18 months after birth.
Results; there are different stages of attachment.
1. Asocial=0-6 weeks; babies respond in a similar way to…