Comparative Study

| Published: March 25, 2015

Father-Daughter Attachment Pattern and its Influence on Daughter’s Development

Naina Jain

M.A. psychology, department of psychology, north campus, university of Delhi Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.069/20140202

DOI: 10.25215/0202.069


The objective of the paper is to study the influence of father-daughter attachment pattern on daughter‟s development. This is a theoretical paper, wherein patterns are drawn out of attachment theory and existing review of literature on father-daughter attachment pattern. The discussion around the theory and literature shows that the presence of secure attachment between daughter and father has positive influence on daughter‟s development. However, insecure attachment can negatively influence the development of daughter. An attempt is made to see father-daughter attachment pattern from Indian perspective.

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429



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Published in   Volume 02, Issue 2, January-March, 2015