ERIC Number: EJ529006
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Attachment Representations in Mothers, Fathers, Adolescents, and Clinical Groups: A Meta-analytic Search for Normative Data.
van Ijzendoorn, Marinus H; Bakermans-Kranenburg, Marian J.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v64 n1 p8-21 Feb 1996
This meta-analysis on 33 studies, including more than 2,000 Adult Attachment Interview (AAI) classifications, presents distributions of AAI classifications in samples of nonclinical fathers and mothers, in adolescents, in samples from different cultures, and in clinical groups. Fathers, adolescents, and participants from different countries show about the same distribution of AAI classifications as nonclinical mothers do. Discusses other findings. (Author/KW)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Affective Behavior, Attachment Behavior, Behavior Standards, Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Behavior, Clinical Psychology, Counseling, Dependency (Personality), Emotional Development, Fathers, Interpersonal Relationship, Meta Analysis, Mothers, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Role, Parents, Psychological Needs
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Adult Attachment Interview