On the formation of personal space and self-boundary structures in early human development: The case of infant stranger reactivity

  title={On the formation of personal space and self-boundary structures in early human development: The case of infant stranger reactivity},
  author={T. M. Horner},
  journal={Developmental Review},
  • T. M. Horner
  • Published 1 June 1983
  • Psychology
  • Developmental Review
Personal space and self-boundary are, respectively, sociological and intrapsychological concepts that refer to a complex of behavioral and subjective events between and within individuals. While there are large bodies of literature concerned with each of these concepts, literature that cuts across many disciplines of study, there has never been an integration of these concepts around specific human developmental issues. The present article focuses upon human infancy as a period in which both… Expand
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