ERIC Number: EJ447002
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Formal Intermediaries in the Marriage Market: A Typology and Review.
Ahuvia, Aaron C.; Adelman, Mara B.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v54 n2 p452-63 May 1992
Analyzes social introduction services, including singles ads, video dating, and matchmakers by their underlying functions in the marriage market (search for information about eligible others, matching interested singles together, and promoting successful interaction). Uses typology developed to structure review of empirical research on these services. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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