ERIC Number: EJ365774
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Predictive Implications of Individual Differences in Attachment.
Lamb, Michael E.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v55 n6 p817-24 Dec 1987
Disputes claims concerning the association between strange-situation behavior around 12-20 months of age and subsequent child performance. Maintains studies have precluded causal inferences about the direction and nature of effects, finding associations only when the quality of care received was stable, thus, precluding inferences about the formative significance of early (as opposed to contemporaneous) parent-child interaction. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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