Why Do We Care What Others Think of Us?
Lecture no. 19 from the course: Understanding the Mysteries of Human Behavior
Taught by Professor Mark Leary | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
We all want to make the best possible impression on others. In this lecture, break down the subject of impression management and gain new insights into why we’re so concerned with others’ thoughts about us. As you’ll discover, concern for your public image can have its upsides—and its downsides as well.