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ERIC Number: EJ611901
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-3920
Attachment Security in Infancy and Early Adulthood: A Twenty-Year Longitudinal Study.
Waters, Everett; Merrick, Susan; Treboux, Dominique; Crowell, Judith; Albersheim, Leah
Child Development, v71 n3 p684-89 May-Jun 2000
Assessed attachment security in 60 white middle-class infants at 12 months and conducted Adult Attachment Interview 20 years later. Found that 72 percent of infants received same attachment classification in early adulthood. Forty-four percent of infants whose mothers reported negative life events changed attachment classifications by adulthood, in comparison to 22 percent of infants without negative life events. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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