Psychosexual Stages of Development Evaluation

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+Freud's emphasis on early childhood has been influential. For example, Bowlby believes that the relationship between child and main caregiver during the first five years has a lasting impact on personality development. He argues that adult anti-social behaviour and psychological problems stem from disruption in this early relationship.

+Seems probable there is a link between psychosexual stages and personality development. There is some suppport for the idea that there are different personality types which relate to the psychosexual stages. For example, personality


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