Lorenz's study of imprinting (1952)

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Procedure - Lorenz removed geese eggs from their mother and made sure that he was the first thing the hatchlings saw.

Results - If the hatchling saw Lorenz first they assumed he was their mother and attached to him as a survival mechanism.

Conclusion - Human babies attach to…


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