Not exactly, according to an article to be published in a forthcoming issue of a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.In the article, a team of psychological scientists aims to get at the truth behind online dating, identifying the ways in which online dating may benefit or undermine singles’ romantic outcomes.I am grateful.” A little under 8 percent of those who responded noted that they had met their spouse through an online dating website — using either a Christian or secular dating website.
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As part of her current work in the Department of Communication Arts — part of the College of Letters & Science — she’s examining how technology affects self-esteem, but a major area of her research has focused on deception in online dating profiles.
Toma is among dozens of UW faculty members who are showcasing this kind of insight and inquiry across the country this spring as they visit Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) chapters at events marking Founders’ Day.
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