Forum changes: Editing of posts has been turned off until further notice.
Started by Paul Czege, May 14, 2004, 04:27:56 PM
Quote from: matthijsI would guess the interpersonal relationships in RL would, in this case, definitely create an atmosphere that was safe and slightly intimate. (snip)On the other hand, I might be totally wrong here. Chad?
Quote3. Gender of players: I don't know. I have the gut feeling that this has an effect, but I'm still trying to formulate why. It probably has something to do with communication modes as they relate to social expectations.
Quote from: ValamirIf you don't have it, Sorcerer's Soul has some interesting discussions of the role of gender as it effects the gaming session.
Quote from: Ron EdwardsAh, that would be Sex & Sorcery, actually, which may fairly be said to be 112 pages of nothing except this particular topic.
Quote from: Mike HolmesWell, the standard pop psychology tract on the subject, and I'm not saying that I support this (just saying), "Men are From Mars..." says that women communicate to share feelings, and men communicate to solve problems. Which would happen to perfectly match your findings. I will now run for cover.
Quote from: AnyaTheBlueA semi-related observation: I was once told that men don't feel and think simultaneously and that women do.