constancy

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constancy

[′kän·stən·sē]
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An assessment of whether infants can show viewpoint-independent performance in a priming task will help reveal which aspects of infant object constancy are similar to adults.
The purpose of this group was to ensure that any retention displayed by infants in the reactivation view-change group was due to object constancy, and not due to simple generalization to any mobile displaying, for example, red objects.
When the attachment process is disrupted, as in the case of adopted or foster children, each new loss and reattachment can result in aggression, and can threaten the stabilization of object constancy for a very young child (Samuels, 1995).