Assignment 2 – Harlowe’s Studies
CUNY – (Queensborough CC)
Prof. A. Thomas (Dunlop)
Review the video titled Harlowe’s Studies on Dependency and then the videos in the folder titled Strange Situation, then answer the following questions:
- How would Harlow define attachment? What were the main factors considered?
- How would Mary Ainsworth define attachment? What were the main factors considered?
- What is contact comfort? What seems to be the key ingredients for contact comfort to be effective? What purpose does it serve?
- What is a reunion? Can a stranger have a healthy reunion with a child? What are factors that can impact the reunion?
Your response needs to be thorough and directly related to the resources provided. Please be sure to respond using your OWN words. No citations or quotes. Pay attention to your plagiarism score after you submit. Any score higher than 10% is requires review.
Harlow – attachment and the main factors considered
The experiment by Harlow showed that the baby monkey ran to the cloth mother when in distress as a way to search for comfort. As such, I believe that Harlow would define attachment as the need for the baby monkey to be …………… (Click ‘Buy’ above to access the full solution).