Dating research questions
The question nagged at me—not least because of my own experiences watching promising relationships peter out over text message—so I set out on a mission.I read dozens of studies about love, how people connect and why they do or don’t stay together.
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The feature explores the issue of why some people choose to send graphic images to other website users without consent.
Laura, who is in her second year at City in the Centre for Law, Justice and Journalism, originally wrote the article for The Conversation, before it was republished by .
Specifically, I am exploring how gender is performed in online dating interactions and how this relates to problematic behaviour.”Using a constructionist methodology which focuses on language, Laura is investigating how certain topics are talked about and how people talk about and position themselves in interactions.
The first part of her study uses screenshots of online dating messages that have been shared over social media and the second part involves interviews with men and women about their experiences with online dating and encounters with troubling user behaviour.