So, how do have an impact on what Shreveport can be? Where do we go with our ideas, complaints, contributions? Who do we talk to? What can we do?
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
Influence through Shared Experience
My friend said, "Get whatever decision-maker you want to influence to DO something with you." Optimally, something that supports what you want. Want a bike path, go biking with her; want a Walmart, go to Walmart with her, etc.
Loren is a Sociology Professor at Centenary College. His research is about how everyday social interaction is therapeutic--both for individuals and their communities, and how the way we we live can affect that. He teaches "Society and Technology," "Urban Sociology," and "Race and Ethnicity."