Unit 3 Project:
Review of the Strange Situation
Write a 4- to 5-page review
paper of the strange situation described in:
Ainsworth, M.S., & Bell, S.M. (1970). Attachment, exploration,
and separation: Illustrated by the behavior of one-year olds in a strange
situation. Child Development, 41(1), 49-67.
Review papers typically follow
the following structure:
Agreement or disagreement with
the authors’ main position
Summary of the main points and
details of the experiment
Support from the article or your
text for your agreement or disagreement with the authors’ position
Suggest at least two different
interventions that can be used to help children develop healthy attachments
In this article, the authors
explain their specific view of how infants and caregivers establish attachment.
They also explain the function of this attachment to future development. Build
your arguments around these main points. Use the article, the readings from our
text, and any other primary sources that seem appropriate to supporting your
The project should:
Follow assignment directions
(review grading rubric for best results).
Use correct APA formatting per
the APA Publication Manual, 6th Edition.
communication through the composition of original materials in Standard
Be written in Standard American
English and be clear, specific, and error-free. If needed, be sure to use the
Kaplan University Writing Center for help.
Your review paper should
Main Body of the paper (4- to
unit 3 project.pdf