Bowlby's theory of attachment

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  • Created on: 31-12-11 00:58

BOWLBY'S THEORY OF ATTACHMENT.

 i will try and make this really quick and simple. 

  • Bowlby's theory of attachment was inspired by the ethologist (they study human and animals in natural environments) Konrad Lorenz who did a study of geez.. 

ASCMI i remember it by ( A Sexy cute man innit?) 

Adapative:

Bowlby said attachments were adaptive. He said they were innate genetics that gave infants an advantage for survival. This is true right? as the infant is unable to look after himself. The attachment with his mother enables that he is kept warm, fed, sheltered ect which enhances his chance of survival.

SOCIAL RELEASERS:

This can be both physical (e.g chubby cheeks and cute big eyes n'awww) and behavioural such as crying, cooing, dribbling ect. Social releasers unlock the innate tendency in adults to

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grace

Don't know why the font size changed after I published it. Sorry about that

shannon

click on the play button at the top its amusing how the woman says 'a cute **** man innit' :-D 

grace

Haha lol, I thought I was the only one amused by that :D

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