A Secure Base: Parent-Child Attachment and Healthy Human Development

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Basic Books, Aug 1, 2008 - Psychology - 416 pages
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The world-famous psychiatrist and author of the classic works Attachment, Separation, and Loss offers important guidelines for child rearing based on the crucial role of early intimate relationships.
 

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An easily digestible introduction to Attachment Theory by its principle originator. Whilst Bowlby's background was in psychoanalysis, he eschewed the Freudian concepts of developmental stages and of ... Read full review

A secure base: parent-child attachment and healthy human development

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This collection of recent lectures by a British psychiatrist supports the theory that there are three patterns of parent-child attachmentsecure, anxious resistant, and anxious avoidantand explores the ... Read full review

Contents

III
1
IV
20
V
39
VI
58
VII
77
VIII
99
IX
119
X
137
XI
158
XII
181
XIII
199
XIV
203
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John Bowlby is honorary staff member of the Tavistock Clinic in London.

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