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Why is it ok for older men to date young women but not vice versa?

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Dr. Peter Forster
Psychiatry

In brief: Convention

Most of the reason for this is society's views of how things "ought" to be.
And is therefore something that is only true in our culture. There is a reality basis to this difference in that, in general, women mature both emotionally and physically earlier than men. But this is not the main reason for different views of old men dating young women vs the opposite.

In brief: Convention

Most of the reason for this is society's views of how things "ought" to be.
And is therefore something that is only true in our culture. There is a reality basis to this difference in that, in general, women mature both emotionally and physically earlier than men. But this is not the main reason for different views of old men dating young women vs the opposite.
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