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Intimate Distance, Definition of The Inimate Distance

Types of Distances in Interaction- Part 1: 1-1-Intimate Distance Before given an explanation to this point, we can start by asking this question : Is intimacy restricted to courting couples, or does it extend to other relationships ? This is the question that would be considered in terms of Moroccan culture. Out of 24 male and female high school teacher informants, 18 say that intimacy means friendship. The 6 others relate it only to marital relationship. In this context Hall (1966) says the following “love making wrestling” (p. 116). Friends and relatives can stand one foot distance from each other in their interaction. One male student from English department informants Said that in general his behaviour tends it be warm and relaxed when interacting with […]