TITLE

Invited Essay: The Evolution of Communication Attraction Theory

AUTHOR(S)
Amundson, Najla Ghazi
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
North Dakota Journal of Speech & Theatre;Sep2006, Vol. 19, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the evolution of the attachment theory originated by psychiatrist John Bowlby. It describes the strong psychological and affectional bond between a child and his mother that affects the behavior of the child for the rest of his life. Developmental psychologist Mary Ainsworth extended the concept through a series of controlled laboratory experiments known as Strange Situation.
ACCESSION #
23240207

 

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