Older adults are utilizing online dating websites in increasing numbers. Theories addressing age-related changes in motivation suggest that younger adults are likely to emphasize themselves, achievements, attractiveness, and sexuality. Older adults are likely to present themselves positively and emphasize their existing relationships and health. We collected 4, dating profiles from two popular websites to examine age differences in self-presentations. We used stratified sampling to obtain a sample equally divided by gender, aged 18—95 years.
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By Lisa Carpenter Rule No. Plus 7 more dos and don'ts. The current dating scene is a depressing place: And far too many tears after yet another less-than-stellar first date. Such things should matter not one whit to me, a happily married year-old grandmother. But they do matter -- a lot. My heart breaks every time I witness, counsel and console my oldest, never-wed daughter in her unsuccessful attempts to find a mate.
Some of that's happening in Queens, but my point is that there's rarely enough demand for denser housing where there's also an abundance of undeveloped lots-and when there was they were rapidly gobbled up and that was that's almost always the first wave of gentrification, which is why displacement is often hard to detect because it can lag behind earlier indicators. But redevelopment-and gentrification-follow path dependency. It's why the Upper East Side and East/Spanish Harlem is blowing up right now-because the 96th Street subway stop finally opened after literally decades of being teased.