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Psychological development: Attachment theory

Comparison of Psychosocial development theories.

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Psychological developmental, according to Ainsworth and Bowlby's and other researchers listed in the article, is based more on the models of caregivers' and receivers' interaction. In comparing the models presented by these researchers with Erikson, psychosocial theory.

Erickon's Psychosocial Stages of Development
1 Basic Trust vs. Mistrust 0-1 Hope Dependency or Paranoia
2 Autonomy vs Shame & Doubt 2-3 Will Obsessive/Impulsive or Avoidant
3 Initiative vs Guilt 4-5 Purpose Constricted or ...

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Psychological development: Attachment theory & Erickson's psychosocial stages - short essay answer