The Adult Attachment Scale (AAS) was officially developed in 1990 but built on the earlier work of Hazen & Shaver (1987) and Levy & Davis (1988). The scale was developed by decomposing the original three prototypical descriptions (Hazen & Shaver, 1987) into a series of 18 items. The scale consists of 18 items scored on a 5 point likert-type scale. Collins, N. L., & Read, S. J. (1990). Adult attachment, working models, and relationship quality in dating couples. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 54, 644-663. Please note: Information regarding the Adult Attachment Scale can be found in Collins & Read (1990) and Collins (1996).
Adaptation of Collins' revised adult attachment dimensional scale to the Chilean context. since it only represents the unsecure realms of attachment. Therefore, to date, the Adult Attachment Scale (AAS, Collins & Read, 1990) and its revised version (AASR, Collins, 1996) is a useful measure to incorporate in our local context when the aim of. Adult Attachment, Working Models, and Relationship Quality in Dating Couples Nancy L. Collins and Stephen J. Read University of Southern California Three studies were conducted to examine the correlates of adult attachment. In Study 1, an 18-item scale to measure adult attachment style dimensions was developed based on Kazan and Shaver's.
Hiya Does anyone know how to score the Adult Attachment Scale by Collins and Read 1990. I have read up on it a lot, and still can't make sense of it! E. The Adult Attachment Scale (AAS) was officially developed in 1990 but built on the earlier work of Hazen & Shaver (1987) and Levy & Davis (1988). The scale was developed by decomposing the original Nancy L. Collins, Stephen J. Read Reliability and Validity Collins & Read (1990) reported Cronbach's alpha coefficients of.69 for Close,.75.