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|Question 1 |What is meant in psychology by the term ‘attachment’? |
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| |The psychological explanation for the term ‘attachment’ is where you form an emotional bond to|
| |another person or object both physically and mentally. And to feel secure. |
| |John Bowlby (1969) described it as a lasting psychological connectedness between human beings.|
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| |He also stated that early experiences In childhood have an important influence on development |
| |& behavior on the individual’s life. |
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| |Attachment behavior is essentially a survival strategy from evolution for protecting infants |
| |from predators. |
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|Question 2 |According to Bowlby, what harm is caused to an individual if he or she is deprived of an…...

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