Dating preferences university women


01-Dec-2017 11:10

They also reported that in gender-equal nations, like Finland, men are more interested in an educated, intelligent partner than women are.Second, they looked at individuals, finding that what people want in a partner had a lot to do with his or her gender-equal attitudes — people with traditional mindsets tend to prefer the combination of male breadwinning and female fertility and domestic skills.Many people assume that guys are hardwired to seek out ladies with pretty faces and healthily-curved figures, but research from Northwestern University and the University of Innsbruck suggests that, in today’s society, modern men are increasingly valuing brains over beauty when choosing long-term partners.“Our review across several disciplines suggest that mating preferences of men as well as women have responded with unsuspected speed to progress toward gender equality,” said Marcel Zentner, professor of psychology at University of Innsbruck.

The study found that online daters with a high level of education are consistently likely to reach out to those who have the same level of education when they are younger.

I guess there are mixed race women that go for black guys too but it seems rarer.



was visiting my mom at her assisted living facility the other day, and chatting with the woman at the front desk. Yet even as our relationship deteriorated, we connected in bed, and more than physically. Legally, as wife, I called the shots; I was Mark’s healthcare proxy with the authority to carry out his living will. Over the next five days, accompanied by the whoosh-hiss of the respirator and the beep-beep of the heart monitor, when it became clear there was no hope, we – Sharon, Mark’s brother, and I – jointly decided to take a once vital 57-year-old man off life support. His funeral would feature eulogies from widow and girlfriend.… continue reading »


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