1.1 Classical: Child cries, food given (
unconditioned stimulus), child
caregiver associated with
good(conditioned stimulus) , child
attaches to caregiver.
1.2 Operant: Newborn baby feels
hungry/experiences discomfort, crying
causes discomfort for the caregiver
who then consoles child which is
positive reinforcement for child but
negative for parent as they have to keep
returning and parent attaches.
1.3.1 Evidence from lab
1.3.2 However animal
behavouir may not
apply to human.
1.3.3 Reductionist as its too
simple of complex
1.3.4 Schaffer&Emerson: less
than 1/2 formed primary
attachment with caregiver.