Attachment - Explanations of Attachment part 1

1. What is the definition for attachment?

  • A bond an infant has for its caregiver
  • A strong and reciprocal emotional bond that develops between an infant and its caregiver
  • Love
  • A bond between two people
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2. What is monotropy?

  • Infant not being able to form an attachment
  • A strong attachment
  • Infants attach to one primary caregiver
  • Infants attaching to multiple caregivers

3. Who argued that forming an attachment bond is important for survival?

  • Harlow and Harlow
  • Bowlby
  • Schaffer and Emerson
  • Mary Ainsworth

4. According to Bowlby, when must attachment happen?

  • 0-18 years old
  • In the critical period of 0-3 years of age
  • In the sensitive period
  • Before teenage years

5. What is the inborn set of behaviours that provoke a response from a caregiver called?

  • Emotionally responsive
  • Monotropy
  • Social releasers
  • Attaching


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