A study on interracial dating in an immigration era Home Book Jungle Fever: A study on interracial dating in an immigration era September 27, mysocialinterests Jungle Fever: A study on interracial dating in an immigration era Title: A study on interracial dating in an immigration era Published by: In an interesting way, this topic interprets a new trend in our world, in which many communities oppose their integration in any other different ones.
Therefore, they prefer to interact with people from their similar ethnic background, culture and religion. Nowadays, communities seem to be more open-minded towards all kinds of ethnicity. They mainly base it on attraction, whereas another category is very strict about whom they choose.
Afritorial Few Positive Aspects Interracial dating includes few positive sides such as openness, cultural backgrounds; and, it can help you speak more languages. Besides, the fact that you are learning more about other cultures help you develop your ability to integrate in another type of ethnicity. On the one hand, you will be aware of other communities which could teach you much diversity in foods, habits, clothes, movies, etc.
On the other hand, it will be easier to travel in their country with or without them. Each culture will have the chance to show their countries and exchange their diversities. Discrimination and disrespect towards one culture or another will still be unconsciously present at the beginning of an interracial relationship. In results, several families need time to unconsciously get accustomed by that new trend of relationship whereas other families tend to accept it very easily.
If one family accepts interracial relationship for their children, is it because of a lack of values and norms or is it simply a matter of being open-minded?
Importance of Racial Integration Interracial dating towards young people show many negative factors that affect their attitudes. She recruited undergraduate students in their first year of political science at the University of North Texas.
Minority groups involved in interracial dating in United States, show how important the racial integration is around school, places of employment and other social institutions.
Immigration gives several nations the chance to grow with other ones in many countries. Additionally, the media is also one of the positive sides of interracial dating in our society.
Morgan secondly points out the fact that it is becoming more and more popular on television. You could finally see two different ethnicities dating in a movie p. Nowadays, there are more popular books and recent newspapers on interracial intimacy.
Therefore, by having celebrities from the same culture as them, people will feel safer in the world and more interested to watch any television shows, news and movies. This idea confirms the fact that interracial dating is now the new trend in our society due to the increase of immigration.
For instance, 31 years ago, the black and white couple would lived in exile for five years if they ever went public. It clarifies that it was forbidden by law not by family, culture or religion. Her idea explains the fact that few families and partners are unconsciously not accustomed to interracial dating at first.
They need time to get used to it. This study includes the perspective of the insiders and the outsiders. She explores the beliefs, attitudes, and perceptions of the outsiders towards the idea of interracial dating.
She expresses how those beliefs from the outsiders have an impact on the interracial couples who are the insiders. The participants in an interracial couple usually suffer from racial incidents between each other. Similarly, the outsiders emphasize some distress of the insiders and often drew negatives and intimidatory critiques that described interracial couples as being totally different from the usual Malhi, , p.
The more the family accepts the better is the couple. Those oppositions add stress on interracial couples are more likely to generate relational pressure unique to interracial relationships.
The purpose of this study is to explore those unique pressures in interracial relationships and to discover how the interracial couples manage those tensions Smith, , p. The study indicates that the stereotypes related with different kinds of races, ethnicities and skin colours are transferred from generation to generation Smith , p.
Secondly, based on a charismatic authority where one leader would decide and convince individuals to only date within their culture. For instance, Hitler attempted to do something similar by convincing that white, blond with blue eyes is the dominated race.
Finally, based on a legal-rational authority, 31 years ago as Morgan demonstrates, interracial dating was forbidden by law Proquest Dissertations and Theses, Outsider and Insider perspectives on Canadian Interracial Relationships. Proquest and Dissertations and Theses, Interethnic and Interracial Relationships in an Era of Immigration. Proquest Dissertations and These, Family, Friends, Society and Interracial Couples: Relational Tensions of Interracial Couples.