Applying social psychology to the environment
Answer any 2 of the following questions this week Using the readings, links and attachments
link 1: https://gbdmagazine.com/examples-of-community-architecture/
link 2: https://www.al.com/living/2015/07/did_hope_vi_help_rebirth_of_do.html
Video 1: https://www.aljazeera.com/videos/2020/4/18/in-mexico-water-shortage-makes-hand-washing-difficult
Video 2: https://youtu.be/G2yqAl519H4
- Watch the video about water shortages in Mexico. Consider the issue of resource dilemmas and Table 13.1. What is a resource dilemma in your area? What are the issues at stake?
- Discuss the impact that the surrounding environment has on our behavior. Please be sure to cite from the text, outside readings, green design etc. in the module.
- In what ways can the manipulation or design of a space better promote self-efficacy and well-being?
- How can the defensible space theory limit crime in an area?
- Discuss the role Defensible space theory played in the Yonkers Housing Crisis (optional- You would need to do a little outside research for this (United States vs. City of Yonkers)