Sociability and Attachment
Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge – 192 pages
Series: Routledge Modular Psychology
Early Socialisation looks at sociability and attachment and how they relate to emotional and cognitive development. Topics covered include: bonding, attachment, deprivation, separation and privation, as well as enrichment. Social and cultural variations are considered, and theories of attachment and loss are described and evaluated.
'Will prove a godsend to students new to Psychology especially because of the care the author takes in carrying her readership with her at the right pace by means of frequent evaluation sections, summaries and conclusions.' - Professor Rudolf Shaffer (Strathclyde University)
'Lots of variety and levels of challenge. Excellent!' - Paul Humphreys (Revisor for A-Level Psychology)
1. Introduction 2. Sociability 3. Bonding 4. The attachment process 5. Deprivation and privation 6. Separation 7. Social and cultural variations 8. Theories of attachment and loss 9. Enrichment 10. Study aids [Glossary Bibliography Index]