However, many people soon saw Asian intermarriage with Whites as a threat to American society.These laws actually made the situation worse because Asian men were no longer able to bring their wives over to the U. So in a way, those who wanted to become married had no other choice but to socialize with non-Asians. servicemen who fought and were stationed overseas in Asian countries began coming home with Asian "war brides." Data show that from 1945 into the 1970s, thousands of young women from China, Japan, South Korea, the Philippines, and later Viet Nam came to the U. One of the best research articles on this topic is a study conducted by Shinagawa and Pang entitled "Asian American Panethnicity and Intermarriage," reprinted in the highly recommended . The other major component of the table is that it presents different numbers depending on which statistical model is used.Indeed, in 1980 interracial marriage was fairly rare in the United States, with only 7% of all marriages occurring between people of different races.Nowadays, the intermarriage rate is 15% overall, but it is 36% among Asian females.
Thirty years ago, nailing an Asian chick was a consolation prize for a white guy who struck out with his own kind.To sweeten the appeal, AYI also flags any mutual friends the prospective pair share. If not, they can click “skip.” (MORE: Does Online Dating Make It Harder to Find ‘the One’?) AYI pulled data from its 68 million downloads and 20 million Facebook profiles to see which subscribers are making successful matches. When I feel something strongly, I can’t help but let it show — which is different from John. Jocelyn is a writer, blogger and the creator of Speaking of China, a blog about love, family and relationships in China, including AMWF love. You can find her writing in The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, the anthologies "How Does One Dress to Buy Dragonfruit? Jocelyn is fluent in Chinese and working on a memoir. In the past, when there were many fewer overweight white women, a man would just marry a thin white girl.