Early development and symbolic physical action – An email from Joan Chodorow

Winnicott, infant-mother attachment, Mary Ainsworth, Charles Stewart, patterns of behaviour, emotions

Joan writes a brief overview of infant-mother attachment pairs of behaviours identified by Mary Ainsworth and her associates in the 1960s and 1970s, as well as additional behaviours identified by Charles Stewart. In conclusion, a schematic view of the behaviours and a reference list on the theories is provided. (pp 8-9)

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