Harlow's Monkey Experiment Summary

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The purpose of Harlow’s study was to analyze the theory of attachment; the test examines the reasons on babies’ attachment to someone. The purpose of Harlow’s Monkey experiment was also to test the theory of attachment created by Dollar and Miller. Experiencing with monkeys, Harlow proves how the theory was wrong. The test consisted of a series of tests that were supposed to demonstrate if the attachment were a result of the bond, or more simply, as the provision of food.
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