Dating rules different cultures
Dating is rare in Afghanistan because most marriages are arranged by parents, and schools are separate for boys and girls. In Spain teens join a , a club or a group of friends with the same interests, like cycling or hiking.
When not dancing, teens gather at local clubs to eat and talk. In Finland, as many as 30 teens may attend a movie together.
Family Matters In the US, our dating custom is to bring a girl home to meet the parents and friends only when the relationship becomes serious.
However, in other cultures, family approval is important from the get-go.
Her expectations may be because she is successful and attractive, but it got me thinking, “What can guys learn about dating customs from other cultures? S.’s influence on other cultures, dating customs in other cultures tends to be more traditional. Perhaps it’s because there are refined dating customs we could learn from.
Here are 8 dating customs in other cultures we should follow: 1.
There was a report that sexual relations among middle schoolers in Guangzhou sometimes resulted in abortions.
In the US, fathers have become physically and emotionally absent, so I understand why many American women become upset at the notion a guy should ask her father to date her. If a date doesn’t go well, a French guy is unafraid to say he’s not interested.
What would happen if fathers became more active in family life? ” Sometimes it can take a while for a guy to figure things out, and left in the confusion, girls often have to take the lead. There are no games In the US, a phenomenon called “ghosting” has become common where a guy suddenly stops returning calls or texts. In many cultures men aren’t afraid to make their intentions clear. There’s no DTR (Defining The Relationship-which is often initiated more by women in the US).
In China, first impressions count and “it’s not uncommon for parents and grandparents to set their children up on blind dates with suitable matches they’ve found.” In Mexico, “you are not only dating the man/woman, but you are dating the family…” In Armenian culture, it’s important both sets of parents get along before the relationship gets serious. Yes, you do ask the father And not just for his blessing in marriage.
Even in cultures where family opinion may not take precedent, friend compatibility is important. In Mexico, “one common expectation is getting the father’s approval [for dating] since he is the head of the household.” Some naysayers will say this is because societies are patriarchal, but in reality, most cultures are simply family oriented.