Perception and Modern Dating -Jeff Eder
What is Perception? The process of selecting, organizing and interpreting the information one collects through their senses and past experiences.
Key Aspect: Past Experiences The opinions we have on different things are all formed from our own personal experiences.
“18 Ugly Truths about Modern Dating Online List created by ThoughtCatalog.com
Sample Size 5 Men – 2 of the 5 agreed with all 17 on the list; the other 3 agreed with at least 14. 5 Women – None agreed with all 18, but all 5 agreed with at least 10, but no more than 12.
Online Comments User•”Meh. This article was clearly written by someone who themselves DOES all the screwed up things they are complaining about.if you act like a jackass, you'll only date jackasses.Grow up, and dating is freakin awesome!” User• “This is so fucking accurate and pretty much sums up everything I hate about dating”
Comment Trends Age. Only 1 of 15 commenters who stated they were above 30 years old agreed with the article. All commenters who stated they were 29 years old or younger either supported the list as a whole or at least defended multiple “truths” on the list.
References Hudspeth, Chris. "18 Ugly Truths About Modern Dating That You Have To Deal With." Thought Catalog. N.p., 5 Apr. 2014. Web. 07 May 2014. Textbook