WHY DO WE BEHAVE SO ODDLY IN LIFTS?
Think about it: How many lifts have you been in where the atmosphere is normal? Not many, right? A new US study has sought to explain why people behave so oddly in lifts.
“The lift becomes this interesting social space where etiquette is sort of odd… They are socially very interesting but often very awkward places.”
Is it that we feel threatened by strangers in confined spaces? Perhaps there’s more to it than simple social awkwardness…
Read at BBC News Magazine: Why Do We Behave So Oddly in Lifts?