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The kinds of individual differences observed in infant caregiver relationships are similar to the ones observed in various close adult relationships. Individual differences in adult attachment behavior are reflections of the expectations and beliefs people have formed about themselves and their close relationships on the basis of their attachment histories; these working models are relatively stable and, as such, may be reflections of early caregiving experiences. Experiences in earlier relationships create internal working models and attachment styles that systematically affect attachment relationships. The attachment orientations of adult caregivers influence the attachment bond their children have with them. Regardless of how one describes the core principles of attachment theory.
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