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Romantic love conceptualized as an attachment process.
  • C. Hazan, P. Shaver
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 1 March 1987
This article explores the possibility that romantic love is an attachment process--a biosocial process by which affectional bonds are formed between adult lovers, just as affectional bonds are formedExpand
Attachment in Adulthood: Structure, Dynamics, and Change
The attachment behavioral system: basic concepts and principles -- A model of attachment-system functioning and dynamics in adulthood -- Normative attachment processes -- Measurement ofExpand
Measures Of Personality And Social Psychological Attitudes
J.P. Robinson, P.R. Shaver, and L.S. Wrightsman, Criteria for Scale Selection and Evaluation. D.L. Paulhus, Measurement and Control of Response Bias. F.M. Andrews and J.P. Robinson, Measures ofExpand
The Attachment Behavioral System in Adulthood: Activation, Psychodynamics, and Interpersonal Processes.
Publisher Summary This chapter introduces the basic concepts in Bowlby's attachment theory, covering both the normative aspects of the attachment behavioral system and individual differences. ItExpand
Emotion knowledge: further exploration of a prototype approach.
Two studies are reported, one exploring the hierarchical organization of emotion concepts and one specifying the prototypes, or scripts, of five basic emotions, and it is shown how the prototype approach might be used in the future to investigate the processing of information about emotional events, cross-cultural differences in emotion concepts, and the development of emotion knowledge. Expand
Attachment Theory and Affect Regulation: The Dynamics, Development, and Cognitive Consequences of Attachment-Related Strategies
Attachment theory (J. Bowlby, 1982/1969, 1973) is one of the most useful and generative frameworks for understanding both normative and individual-differences aspects of the process of affectExpand
Attachment as an Organizational Framework for Research on Close Relationships
Recent years have witnessed a proliferation of research on close relationships and the emergence of a new relationship subdiscipline within the social sciences. To date, the new science ofExpand
Love and work: An attachment-theoretical perspective.
The possibility that love and work in adulthood are functionally similar to attachment and exploration in infancy and early childhood was investigated. Key components of attachment theory—developedExpand