The overall numbers mask significant gender gaps within some racial groups. Full of white guys. Not surprisingly, this transformation is most evident among young people. When Zheng first announced to her parents that she was dating a guy from India and they were going to get married, her mother cried for an entire year. Korean culture puts a heavy emphasis on social status and image. Once they are here, they meet the love of their life in China," Zheng said. Although Asian men are much less likely to marry out than Asian women, they are much more likely than whites to intermarry.
Dhara is a straight Indian-American woman living in New Jersey.
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India went through a rather closed period, and the media created some stereotyped images of foreign women, like in the popular Indian movie Purab Aur Paschimthe Western women in the movie are depicted behaving rather loosely and they trick the kind, pious Indian boys, according to Zheng. Not surprisingly, this transformation is most evident among young people. IntermarriageRace and Ethnicity. A recent survey found that young Americans ages 18 to 29 have nearly universal acceptance of interracial dating and marriage within their own families. The overall numbers mask significant gender gaps within some racial groups. Arranged marriage is still the ideal choice for most Indian families.