Cross Cultural Variations in Attachment
Study by:- Ljzendoorn and Kroonenburg
Procedure:- Using the 'Strange Situation' they carried out 32 analytical studies across 8 different countries in order to measure the different attachment types in infants.
Conclusion:- We can see straight away from looking at this data that over all there are far more type B attachments – secure attachments in all the countries/ cultures than the other two categories. When we look at the other sections we discover that there are more cases of insecure – avoidant in all countries than insecure resistant. We cannot rely solely on this research however because the number of studies in each country…