Unformatted text preview: Psychology and reading Loneliness we humans are in need for social connection. I strongly believe just by saying a simple word like “hi” will increase feelings of importance and acknowledgement. If I greeted strangers here in San Luis Obispo I think I will get the same response back. However, if I were to greet a stranger in Long Beach I would probably get mixed reactions and responses. I think this might happen because being in a heavy populated busy urban setting it seems like the majority of people are very work oriented. So if they were interrupted with a simple greeting it will most likely catch them off guard....
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course PSY 201 taught by Professor Yc during the Fall '08 term at Cal Poly.
- Fall '08