It derives from the 1973 armed
robbery of the Sveriges Kreditbank in
Sweden during which four bank employees were held hostage in a vault for more
than five days; what psychology term is it?
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When hostages become attached to their
captors and fear their rescuers, they are displaying Stockholm
Note: the bank was in
Stockholm, the robbery was on August 23/73, and the term entered the English
language in 1978.
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