Nov 24, 2011
Complex dynamic system/complex systems theory...for first hour.
Web of life, book about the development of complex systems theory.
Attachment is like an emotional memory, laying the foundation for our emotional systems, our
basic sense of security and trust in others
Analogous to forming memories very similar to attachment
Young age...though not gonna remember later on, is gonna remember at sometime
Insecurely attached ppl will be self-conscious, don’t easily trust others
Education close and open mind
Where does attachment come from? What is love?
John Watson: love is conditioned response
Harlow: primary and secondary drives. Love is a secondary drive and can be learned
Monkeys separated from moms were ok, biological healthy
Monkeys attached to cloth pads
Monkeys raised in cages of only wire seldom survived or thrived
Created two moms, a wire mom and cloth mom
Comparing food vs. Comfort, spend no time with wire mother even when she has food, only
enough to get food
Affection involved with attachment? Emotional dependen