After all, there's a large and vibrant Muslim population in the United States, which means there are likely more than a few single Muslim women or men near you who might make a good match.
Still, these matches can be hard to find: in most parts of the country, Muslims are a small minority of the population, and it might be hard to run into the right people at the right time.
Lead author John Cacioppo, a psychologist and director of the Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience at the University of Chicago, says dating sites may "attract people who are serious about getting married."While Cacioppo is a noted researcher and the study is in a prestigious scientific journal, it is not without controversy.
It was commissioned by the dating website e Harmony, according to the study's conflict of interest statement.
Last week, I joined Shaadi.com, India’s oldest and most popular matrimonial website.
Call it anthropological curiosity; call it a metric of my own narcissism.
In addition, former e Harmony researcher Gian Gonzaga is one of the five co-authors."It's a very impressive study," says social psychologist Eli Finkel of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.
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