Racial preferences in dating fisman

2004; Hitsch, Hortaçsu and Ariely 2006), although they do not find partners of the same race more attractive, so race-specific conceptions of attractiveness cannot account for these same race preferences (Fisman, et al. Women of all races exhibit stronger same race preferences than men (Fisman, et al. This is consistent with men's greater propensity to take risks and the fact that they are the less discriminating sex.

Consistent with preferences for the more alike race, East Asians prefer whites to blacks and blacks prefer whites to East Asians.

Asian fetishes have been criticized for treating the fetishized person as an object rather than an equal partner.

For short-term relationships, women seek only high-ranked men.

A man's rank in the dominance hierarchy is correlated with height, muscularity, broad shoulders, confidence, symmetry, attractiveness, intelligence, wealth, income and willingness to take risks.

An Asian fetish is an obsession with or objectification of Asian people, culture, or things of Asian origin by those of non-Asian descent, especially when it is related to stereotyping.

It applies to the enthusiasms experienced by some non-Asian people for such things as Asian cinema, An Asian fetish is distinct from an interracial partnership.

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