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So it is possible that the second functional bubble for attachment is the concept of lifestyle: the fact that the child leads a particular lifestyle is a representation of his attachment to his mother, which in turn emanates in part from his needs. This lifestyle justifies some of his needs, giving this model a retroactive arrow. This would precisely create the attachment effect, because attachment, after all, has to be proven over time. So the researcher has just 2 Note how the text “attitude towards mom” has three ovals (bubbles) around it.
This methodology is akin to forensic science. Given the right model, the researcher can travel in time and see things happening in the future or draw conclusions from what has happened in the past. There is more. Suppose one regroups the behavioral, emotional, and cognitive functional bubbles on the right side of the attachment bubble: one would end up with one big bubble called attitude-towards-the-mother (a mega-bubble) or more precisely, a mega-construct. There would be one functional arrow going from the attachment-towards-the-mother bubble to the attitude-towards-the-mother.
485) 6. 17) 7. an integration of qualitative and quantitative methods (Hanson et al. ” 7 Multitrait-multimethod. 439). 98). 5 Data Percolation and Errors 41 8. 441) 9. “the collection or analysis of both quantitative and qualitative data in a single study in which the data are collected concurrently or sequentially, are given a priority, and involve the integration of the data at one or more stages in the process of research” (sic) (Hanson et al. a simultaneous, consecutive, and iterative way of doing research (Brannen 1992) Nowhere in these definitions is it clearly shown that triangulation involves the following: (1) auto-ethnography; (2) proper attitude; (3) searching for contrasting cases; (4) a general procedure for conducting research prior to collecting primary data; (5) modeling, including creating a model template; (6) collecting data through literature review, speaking with experts, and simulation; (7) looking for self-biases in the literature review; (8) identifying observables; and (9) establishing a control group (for example, in Marsh et al.