Adult Attachment: A Concise Introduction to Theory and by Omri Gillath,Gery C. Karantzas,R. Chris Fraley

By Omri Gillath,Gery C. Karantzas,R. Chris Fraley

Adult Attachment: A Concise creation to concept and examine is an easy-to-read and hugely available reference on attachment that offers with a few of the key thoughts and themes studied inside attachment thought. This ebook is produced from a chain of chapters framed by way of universal questions which are generally requested by way of newbies coming into the sector of attachment. The content material of every bankruptcy specializes in answering this overarching query.

Topics at the improvement of attachment are coated from assorted degrees of research, together with species, person, and dating degrees, operating versions of attachment, attachment services and hierarchies, attachment balance and alter over the years and throughout events, dating contexts, the cognitive underpinnings of attachment and its activation of enhancement through priming, the interaction among the attachment behavioral process and different behavioral structures, the consequences of context on attachment, the contribution of physiology/neurology and genetics to attachment, the associations/differences among attachment and temperament, the conceptualization and dimension of attachment, and the organization among attachment and psychopathology/therapy.

  • Uses a question-and-answer structure to deal with crucial themes inside of attachment theory
  • Presents details in an easy, easy-to-understand option to be sure accessibility for beginners within the box of attachment
  • Covers the most options and matters that relate to attachment thought, therefore making sure readers improve a robust origin in attachment conception that they could then observe to the research of relationships
  • Addresses destiny instructions within the box of attachment theory
  • Concisely covers fabric, making sure students and pros can speedy get up-to-speed with the latest learn

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