Drive to Marry and Social Prescription in Chinese Online Daters
作者: Rense LangeJames HouranSong Li
刊名: Interpersona, 2015, Vol.9 (2), pp.135-147
来源数据库: Leibniz Institute for Psychology Information
DOI: 10.5964/ijpr.v9i2.179
关键词: drive to marrysocial prescriptioncross-culturalRasch scalingmatchmakingonline datingsex effects
原始语种摘要: Individuals’ eagerness or desire to get married was investigated in a sample of online daters in China (n = 3,389) using a 6-item version of the Drive to Marry (DTM) Scale, which was modified with new questions about normative pressures to marry given the cultural emphasis on social prescription in Eastern versus Western culture. The questionnaire items conformed to a unidimensional Rasch scale with interval-level measurement, although two themes seemed inherent to DTM – positive feelings of excitement or anticipation and negative feelings of urgency or desperation. Consistent with previous theory and research, women exhibited stronger DTM than men and normative pressures resulted in greater perceived DTM. Finally, significant response biases by sex were found, indicating that men and...
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  • desperation 绝望
  • excitement 兴奋
  • eagerness 热心
  • offer 供给
  • inherent 固有的
  • normative 规范的
  • cultural 文化的
  • married 结婚人
  • measurement 测量
  • unidimensional 线性的