Essays about: "Dating apps"

Found 4 essays containing the words Dating apps.

  1. 1. Love Swipes Right: A quantitative study on how the facial expressions and gaze direction of men affect dating app interaction intentions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Alisa Bandell; Olivia Krall; [2019]
    Keywords : Dating apps; Self-presentation; Marketing; Person perception; Online behavior;

    Abstract : How individuals market themselves online has become increasingly relevant as the abundance of options makes distinctiveness even more important. The same holds for one's dating app profile. Prior research on online dating has primarily focused on browser-based online dating profiles, and research on dating apps is inconclusive. READ MORE

  2. 2. Filling the Void: Investigating the Impact of The Digital Society on Generation Z’s Relationships

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joana Gama Filho; Melanie Hopkins; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Studies; Consumer Culture Studies; Postmodernism; Internet; Love; Interpersonal Relationships; Social Media; Dating Apps; Tinder; Digital Society; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to contribute to the knowledge about Generation Z in the consumer society context, through a critical investigation of the possible negative impacts of the internalization of the consumerist mentality within the digital capitalist society. This is relevant since such internalization could interfere with the capacity of individuals to maintain long-term relations and influences their overall wellbeing through the stimulation of anxiety, loneliness, sense of inadequacy, and fleeting actions, among others. READ MORE

  3. 3. The social experience of living with HIV as a gay man in Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Kristofer Fagerström; [2018]
    Keywords : HIV; AIDS; gay men; stigma; social exclusion; disclosure decisions; obligation to inform; structural change; dating apps; Sweden;

    Abstract : The experience of living as HIV positive constitutes a mixture of social phenomenon which affects individuals in various ways diverging between countries and regions of the world. The purpose of this exploratory study was to investigate how gay men in Sweden’s larger urban cities experience living with the disease, focusing on social exclusion, disclosure decisions and social relations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dating in the 21st century: How important is authenticity for mobile dating apps?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Franziska Filter; Lara Sophie Magyar; [2017]
    Keywords : Authenticity; mobile dating apps; Hypocritical Authenticity; Tinder; self-presentation; ought self; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to shed light on which role authenticity plays in mobile dating apps, an environment where users can present themselves only with a limited amount of information. By investigating how users create their profiles and evaluate others, the existing knowledge on authenticity and self-presentation can be advanced. READ MORE