Attachment Theory

Attachment Theory By Mary Ainsworth.

Mary Ainsworth born in the year of 1913. She joined and collaborated with John bowlby in 1950. They worked on the attachment theory. They identified different characteristics of attachment and attachment styles.

Important points of this theory
1. John Bowlby coined the term attachment.
2. Mary Ainsworth coined the term "Strange Situation"

What is strange situation?
Strange situation is the behaviour of child when his/her caretakers leave them.
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