Bowlby's Theory

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Why did Bowlby believe attachment was Instinctive?
Because Human infants and physically helpless
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What is Monotropy?
A special attachment to one caregiver
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What is Critical Period?
The first 3 years of a child's life, when an attachment has to take place. If it has not taken place the child will experience psychological problems when they are older
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What is Privation?
When a child does not form an attachment bond. Can lead to poor social skills, poor language, language skills and poor motor skills.
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What is Deprivation
When an attachment bond is formed but then broken. Deprivation occurs when a child is separated from their primary caregiver for a week or more. Can lead to child being clingy, over-demanding and have a phobia or going to school.
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What is Monotropy?

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A special attachment to one caregiver

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What is Critical Period?

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What is Privation?

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What is Deprivation

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