Columbia dating study
In the end everyone is just looking for love, says a new study.
Jocelyn Wentland, a sessional instructor at the University of British Columbia's psychology departmentsurveyed 3,458 participants and found that regardless of whether they met the person online, at a bar, or through their social network — they were still looking to date."People are looking for people," she said. They said finding a dating partner — even for the Tinder folks.""The notion out in society, is that relationships that begin using these new technologies, like smartphone apps like Tinder, ...
The survey recruited 3,458 people through social media.
They were asked where they met their most recent sex partner, when the sexual activity first occurred and the status of their relationship before and after sexual activity.
Taught by two of the leading scholars of the China field — professors Peter Bol and William Kirby — the presentations provide background for teachers and students alike.
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This unit includes a background reading and three primary-source readings [Chen Duxiu's "Our Final Awakening" (1916) [PDF]; Chiang Kai-shek's "Essentials of a New Life Movement" (1934) [PDF]; Mao Zedong's "Reform Our Study" (1941)], plus discussion questions and suggested activities for students.
that they aren't as serious compared to meeting someone in real life," said Wentland.
She said the results of the study show that relationships and wanting to be a couple is innate.