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Unformatted text preview: 1) Studied Seriousness Attentively focus on something else to appear busy/occupied 2) Defensive Incivility Be Rude and/or “Bitchy” 3) Self-Evident Justifications Provide a “self-evident” explanation (ex. Because I don’t want to) Avoidance Tactics 1) Tie Signs signs that you are “attached”: ex. with male friends, ring 2) Nonverbal Cues of Disinterest ex. turn back & dance with somebody else 3) Flight ex. leave bar – “powder nose” and never return!...
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- Spring '09
- Nonverbal Communication, Interactionist Perspective, Singles Bars, socially accepted explanation, Assertive Tactics