Dissertations Using the Adult Attachment Scale Below is a list of dissertations using the AAS.
The full version of these dissertations can be found using Pro Quest.
The themes of love and work are central to some of the most influential theories of psychological well-being (e.g., Erikson, 1963; Maslow, 1954; Rogers, 1961); their importance for healthy functioning has been empirically documented (e.g., Baruch, Barnett, & Rivers, 1983; Gurin, Veroff, & Feld, 1960; Lee & Kanungo, 1984; Vaillant, 1977). We ask this question in the context of a program of research on love (Hazan & Shaver, 1987; Shaver & Hazan, 1987, 1988; Shaver, Hazan, & Bradshaw, 1988), which we have studied from the perspective of attachment theory (Bowlby, 1969, 1973, 1980, 1988).
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 58, 644-663.
Adult attachment, working models, and relationship quality in dating couples.
We're wired for attachment -- that's why babies cry when separated from their .
will date avoiders, reinforcing their negative spin on relationship outcomes.