Male female speed dating
Said another way, there was a “Sadie Hawkins Effect,” such that when women were forced to go from man to man during the speed-dating event, those women acted like stereotypical men by stating that they had interest in more of the potential partners.
These findings show how a widely assumed sex difference—women are picky about who they date, men aren’t—could largely be an artifact of social situations.
The typical speed-dating event features women sitting at various locations around a room, often a coffee shop or bar, while men circulate and chat with each female for a few minutes.
A signal will then indicate that time is up and the men should move along to the next woman.
In half of those events, participants engaged in the standard speed-dating procedure of men circulating while women stayed in one place.
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That’s because we have what psychologists call , or a sequence of events that we typically expect to occur in social situations.