Unformatted text preview: pass unobstructed and avoid conflict, and not invading other people’s personal space. These may seem like common courtesy, but they are not directly taught to us. These are things that we pick up upon as kids when we witness them happening around us. As we mature, these behaviors around strangers begin to just happen automatically without much conscious effort. We continue to pass these behaviors on to other youths as they witness our actions. Such “built-in” behaviors allow us to live in such a diverse, urban area without creating many problems with the strangers around us....
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- Spring '11
- English-language films, Urban area, Developed environments, urban areas, Jane Jacobs