WHY PEOPLE NEED OTHER PEOPLE
The best way to introduce the importance of human interaction is to demonstrate the dire consequences resulting from social isolation. Human beings are wired to be social. We need other people. We need to interact. Without interaction, our own sense of self cannot develop in any meaningful way.
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