Strangers on a Bus – Media coverage of Esther Kim’s paper on travelling on Greyhound buses

Esther Kim’s article (SI August 2012) “Nonsocial Transient Behavior: Social Disengagement on the Greyhound Bus” received extraordinary media coverage in a large number of countries. Here is a small selection of links to relevant papers.

http://healthland.time.com/2012/08/02/this-seats-taken-a-study-of-antisocial-traveler-behavior/

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2182519/The-hate-stare-phone-check-Researchers-reveals-tactics-daily-commute.html

http://www.wz-newsline.de/home/politik/sitznachbar-unerwuenscht-die-tricks-in-bus-und-bahn-1.1065283

http://pansci.tw/archives/23835

 

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