Adult Attachment: A Concise Introduction to Theory and Research, 1st Edition

  • Omri Gillath
  • Gery Karantzas
  • R. Chris Fraley
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  • ISBN-10: 0124200761
  • ISBN-13: 9780124200760
  • DDC: 155.6
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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As a highly accessible reference on attachment theory that poses commonly asked questions from novices in the field, this book provides and addresses questions using different types and levels of analysis, including species, individual, and relationship levels, working models of attachment, attachment functions and hierarchies, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Is Attachment Theory?.
2: What Is an Attachment Relationship?.
3: How Do Individual Differences in Attachment Develop?.
4: What Are Attachment Working Models?.
5: How Are Individual Differences in Attachment Measured?.
6: How Stable Are Attachment Styles in Adulthood?.
7: What Can Social Cognition and Priming Tell Us About Attachment?.
8: What Is the Attachment Behavioral System? And, How Is It Linked to Other Behavioral Systems?.
9: What Are the Effects of Context on Attachment?.
10: What Can Neuroscience, Genetics, and Physiology Tell Us About Attachment?.
11: What are the Implications of Attachment Processes for Psychopathology and Therapy?.
Subject Index.