Social Interaction Patterns
For this specific project, I conducted observations at three high end franchise coffee shops; I will not be referring to the names of the individual stores throughout my report, as I have collaborated my findings. For the purposes of reader understanding and introduction, the names of the different coffee factories I observed were: Starbucks, Timothy’s World Coffee, and Second Cup. The purpose of the observations was to document what kind of social interactions are going on in a typical coffee shop, interactions that to the naked eye, seem to be normal. I will explain in this report that these social interactions that are occurring in different coffee shops, are meant to take place.
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The music that is playing in the background is usually on a low volume, and is in the genre of soft jazz. When you look up into the ceiling, lighting fixtures and are all relatively the same, halogen lights suspended from metal lines and light fixtures physically attached to the ceiling. In a coffee shop; lights can be dimmed or brightened, most usually. The people serving the coffee even looked the same,