Psychology of married women dating men
That didn’t really bother Mia, since Josh’s personality more than made up for it.
Still, he wasn’t her usual “type”—the type that was much younger than her, plus athletic and handsome to boot.
As recently as the 1980s, female flight attendants in the United States could be fired if they got married, and women’s right to vote wasn’t universally enforced in Switzerland until 1990.
Wouldn’t we expect these changing relationship mores to make a dent in the mating preferences of straight men and women?
“Nevertheless, the same sexual strategies used by our ancestors operate today with unbridled force,” as the psychologist David Buss put it in (2003).