Sociosexual orientation was estimated using the Revised Sociosexual Orientation Inventory, using subscales for Behavior, Attitude and Desire e.g.
"with how many different partners have you had sexual intercourse on one and only one occasion?
At times reminiscent of a stroll through Amsterdam's Red Light District, not in terms of literal financial transactions, but in the sense of a candidly sexual department store window display — mass objectification.
One gets the subtle hint that it is easy to find a lover, take-out or delivery.
Survey respondents were 56% women, average age 27.9 years old, and 88% heterosexual.
Prior research has looked at factors including feelings of disgust regarding sexuality, attitudes regarding sexuality ("sociosexuality," similar to the popular notion of "sex positivity") and motivations for using dating apps including: casual sex, love, ease of communication, self-worth validation, thrill of excitement and trendiness.
Regardless, for your own peace of mind, be clear about your own motivations and desires when dating — whether using traditional or real-time dating apps, or meeting in person. downloaded on 5/7/2017 from G, Perta VC, Haddadi H, & Seto MC.