The Attachment Bond
Affectional Ties across the Lifespan
Virginia M. Shiller
The Attachment Bond: Affectional Ties across the Lifespan draws together and evaluates the vast body of research on the causes and consequences of attachment security in infants, growing children, and adults. Conclusions from studies conducted around the globe inform the reader of the impact of relational experiences in childhood, adolescence and adulthood on the social, emotional, and physical well-being of individuals.