• Pathological consequences of mother-infant separation
    Pathological consequences of mother-infant separation
    Theme:
    sensory deprivation, brain development
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    John Bowlby noted that the isolation raised monkeys had abnormalities similar to children in orphanages. As the animals grew older they were sexually dysfunctional and they were pathologically violent. What remained was the enigma of understanding these pathological emotional behaviors and social behaviors of these isolation reared monkeys.