STOCKHOLM SYNDROME

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A captive's loyal response to captor. It can be mental or emotional response of the captive. The captive can come to see law enforcement or rescuers as the enemy for the reason that they endanger the captor.

STOCKHOLM SYNDROME: "Stockholm syndrome is associated with the loyal response of captive towards their captor."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "STOCKHOLM SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stockholm-syndrome/ (accessed August 10, 2022).

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