Double standards in dating
I have no obligation to be the first caller just because I am a man, and it’s not very egalitarian to think of relationships like that. Feminists strive for equality between the genders, which I think is amazing, but it has to work both ways.You can’t expect equal treatment and then say “the guy is supposed to make the first move.”A second example: I worked in an office with a beautiful, sexy woman.We live in a progressive society where the gap in power, income, and respect between men and women is swiftly closing.However, there remain some standards, on both sides, that aren’t really conducive to equality.One is the sameness of those circumstances - what are the parallels between those circumstances, and in what ways do they differ? Another is the philosophy or belief system informing which principles should be applied to those circumstances.Different standards can be applied to situations that appear similar based on a qualifying truth or fact that, upon closer examination, renders those situations distinct (i.e. However, if similar-looking situations have been treated according to different principles and there is no truth, fact or principle that distinguishes those situations, then a double standard has been applied.
The role that gender plays in determining people's moral, social, political, and legal contexts has been long-debated and often controversial.entered into use by the British writer Gerald Seymour in his work Harry's Game in 1975.Double standards exist when people are preferred or rejected on the basis of their ethnicity in situations in which ethnicity is not a relevant or justifiable factor for discrimination (as might be the case for a cultural performance or ethnic ceremony).One specific standard I’d like to mention is the expectation of initiation of contact, relationships, and conversation. Maggie and I have a fling for a week or two, and then I get busy and distracted with other things.I find a new job, I move out of town, or life just gets in the way. She is visibly pissed off with me, and is acting cold to try and get revenge.