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Old 07-04-2009, 05:27 PM   #9
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Re: Personal Space

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Drew Gardner wrote: View Post
The teacher said that European-descent Americans like me are reared to keep about three feet of distance, while Latin Americans are raised to be comfortable much closer.
Yes agreed Drew.
Different cultures have different distances of personal space.
So do different individuals.
We cannot judge others with our own frame of reference.

Thanks for reading and sharing.

Until again,
Lynn

Lynn Seiser PhD
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