BODY BUFFER ZONE

The distance a person likes to keep between themselves and other people. The distance varies with how well you know the person. It can vary according to culture.

BODY BUFFER ZONE: "Joe's body buffer zone was very small with family but rather large with people he knew less well."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BODY BUFFER ZONE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/body-buffer-zone-2/ (accessed July 6, 2020).
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