Questions to Test your Knowledge
One criticism of Bowlby's study is that the results are correlational. What does this mean?
Correlational means that nothing has been proven by the research
Correlational means that one element of the research causes the other (i.e. maternal deprivation causes affectionless psychopathy)
Correlational means that there is a link between the two elements of the research (maternal deprivation and affectionless psychopathy) but one does not prove the other.