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When strangers meet : how people you don't know can transform you / Kio Stark.

Stark, Kio. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 302.2 STA (Text) 36626103768263 New Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781501119989 (hdk)
  • ISBN: 1501119982 (hdk)
  • Physical Description: 107 pages : illustrated ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: First TED Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ted Books, Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2016.

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Summary, etc.: When Strangers Meet argues for the pleasures and transformative possibilities of talking to people you don't know. In luminous prose, Stark shows how talking to strangers wakes you up. Threaded throughout are powerful vignettes from Stark's own lifelong practice of talking to strangers and documenting brief encounters, along with a deep exploration of the dynamics of where, how, and why strangers come together. Stark renders visible the hidden processes by which we decide who to greet and trust in passing, and the unwritten rules by which these encounters operate. When Strangers Meet teaches readers how to start talking to strangers and includes adventurous challenges for those who dare.
Subject: Interpersonal relations.
Social interaction.

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