Singlism in an Asian Culture: An Exploratory Study
Exploratory studies were conducted to see if singlism (negative stereotypes of and discrimination against singles, DePaulo & Morris, 2006) can be generalized to Asian cultures. Results were generally comparable to findings from North America with nuanced findings showing a difference in people’s judgment when different evaluation criteria are used.
Cross-Cultural or Ethnic Studies
Asian Studies | Multicultural Psychology
Association for Psychological Science 22nd Annual Convention
City or Country
LAU, Ivy Yee-Man.(2010). Singlism in an Asian Culture: An Exploratory Study. Paper presented at the Association for Psychological Science 22nd Annual Convention, Boston, MA.
Available at: http://ink.library.smu.edu.sg/soss_research/998