Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.
Neurobiologist Robert Sapolsky constructed a reproductive spectrum with opposite poles being tournament species, in which males compete fiercely for reproductive privileges with females, and pair bond arrangements, in which a male and female will bond for life.
These species-particular behavior patterns provide a context for aspects of human reproduction, including dating.
I am a simple, calm and kind girl , cheerful, open person, love life and enjoy it. more about Elena from Kiev Lonely woman with a mature minds and ambitions!
I am fond of cross stitching,cooking and reading of spiritual books. more about Elena from Krivoy Rog It’s always difficult to judge myself but if you visit my profile, you may want to see what kind of person you are starting contact with! I have registered on this site because I was hurt by mans from my country .
A BIG thank you to — we have put our trust into online dating and it worked out really well!
The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country and over time.
While the term has several meanings, the most frequent usage refers to two people exploring whether they are romantically or sexually compatible by participating in dates with the other.
From about 1700 a worldwide movement perhaps described as the "empowerment of the individual" took hold, leading towards greater emancipation of women and equality of individuals.
Men and women became more equal politically, financially, and socially in many nations.