ERIC Number: EJ299326
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Loneliness and Attachment Patterns in Young Adults.
Hecht, Diana Taylor; Baum, Steven K.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v40 n1 p193-97 Jan 1984
Investigated the relationship between loneliness and patterns of attachment in 47 college students. Results revealed a moderate to strong relationship between feeling lonely and early disrupted attachment, consistent with the notion that underlying attachment disorders may affect psychological development and social behavior. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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