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BODY LANGUAGE IS OF PARTICULAR IMPORTANCE IN LARGE GROUPS

By Dr. Eugen Tarnow

Abstract

Meetings can be an effective tool for communication, unification and complex problem solving, but often deteriorate and become improductive. In this note I apply scaling arguments to communication in meetings and suggest that as meetings get larger, it becomes more and more important to deal with the non-verbal messages. The potential for the meeting content to become less intellectual and more emotional in large groups is stressed

Topics: Social Psychology
Year: 1997
OAI identifier: oai:cogprints.org:4444

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