They took data from "thousands of decisions made by more than 400 daters from Columbia University's various graduate and professional schools".
The doubt that targets of Asian fetish experience stems from feelings of depersonalization, which compound on the objectification Asian females already face as women, to create a further sort of objectification where Asian women feel like interchangeable objects.
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As quoted on Slate.com, We found no evidence of the stereotype of a white male preference for East Asian women.
However, we also found that East Asian women did not discriminate against white men (only against black and Hispanic men).
Since the start of immigration, Asian men and women have been negatively stereotyped in mass media.
Noting how frequently women of Asian descent are subjected to verbal and online harassment, Kaku argues that Asian fetish "thrives on double standards that make light of racial bias against Asians" and states this downplaying leaves women vulnerable to stalking and violence.
Because of Asian fetish, an Asian woman’s racial difference is either seen as a failure to conform to mainstream white standards of beauty, or as something that can be appreciated only on an alternative scale.
NPR correspondent Elise Hu offers that this can be a source of insecurity in Asian women's dating lives, "Am I just loved because I'm part of an ethnic group that's assumed to be subservient, or do I have actual value as an individual, or is it both? In the other direction, it has been argued that the notion of an Asian fetish creates the unnecessary perception of multiracial relationships as being characterized by "patriarchal, racist power structures" in relationships.
Dating a black woman for the first time can be terrifying.
I mean, you never know when her three big brothers and her uncle Mikey come around the corner in their new SUV and start a drive-by shooting.
Interracial relationships may occur for reasons distinct from race.