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Answer: 1975, Edward Tronick and colleagues

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Answer: (1975) Tronick, Adamson, Als,& Brazelton (at the Society for Research in Child Development Meeting)

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The still-face paradigm was developed by Tronick et al., and was published in 1978

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The Still Face Paradigm was developed by Dr Edward Tronick and colleagues in 1975 and presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development in Denver, April, 1975. It was first published in: Tronick, Als, Adamson, Wise & Brazelton (1978). The Infant's Response to Entrapment Between Contradictory Messages in Face-to-Face Interaction. Journal of American Academy of Child Psychiatry.

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It was first published by Tronick, Als, Adamson, Wise, and Brazelton in 1978, April.

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First documented by Edward Tronick et al., 1978.

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Tronick, Als, Adamson, Wise & Brazelton (1978). makepienotwar@hotmail.com

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Developed by Dr Edward Tronick et al., first published in 1978.

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Tronick et al 1975

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The Still-Face Paradigm (SFP) was developed by Tronick, E., Als, H., Adamson, L., Wise, S., and Brazelton, T. B. It was first published in 1978.

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Dr Edward Tronick and colleagues in 1975

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Tronick et al., and was published in 1978

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Tronick et al 1975

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Tronick, E., Als, H., Adamson, L., Wise, S., & Brazelton, T. B. (1978)

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Dr Ed Tronick, April 1975

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Developed by Dr Edward Tronick (1975) and presented at Society for Research in Child Development then first published in 1978: Tronick, Als, Adamson, Wise & Brazelton. The Infant's Response to Entrapment Between Contradictory Messages in Face-to-Face Interaction. Journal of American Academy of Child Psychiatry.

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Dr Edward Tronick et al. first presented in 1975 but published in 1978.

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First presented in 1975, published in 1978 by Tronick, Als, Adamson, Wise, and Brazelto

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Tronick, E., Als, H., Adamson, L., Wise, S., & Brazelton, T. B (1978)

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Tronich et al 1978.

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Edward Tronick and collegues (Als, Adamson, Wise & Brazelton) devised the still face paradigm in 1978

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Answer: Edward Tronick published still face paradigm in 1978

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