C., who found that dating shorter guys made her feel less confident."When I'm with taller guys I feel more feminine and sexy, whereas when I have been with a guy that's shorter than me, I feel Amazon-like and beastly," Hughes said."I personally think dating taller girls is a lot of fun.I love the look people give you when you walk into the room with a really beautiful 6-foot-6 girl," Maestas said, though he admitted, "It gets a little awkward when it comes to kissing, especially when you're at a formal event and she is wearing heels." Nearly half of men in the study indicated that their tallest acceptable date could be taller than them or their height (24 and 23 percent, respectively), while 53 percent required their date to be shorter than them.A 2008 study of 382 undergraduates in the journal found that both sexes preferred relationships where the woman was shorter than the man.
They lined up several short men next to tall men, and asked women to choose a date.They gave the short men exceptional résumés, including those for a doctor and millionaire venture capitalist.Despite their glowing qualities, the women always chose the taller men.Users who are not logged in can do almost everything that registererd users can do!However there are a few differences between registered and non-registered users, here are the main differences: Tip: You can transform a non-registered account into a registered account by registering an account while using the site with your non-registered account."For some women, being with a taller partner makes them feel smaller, and it is not surprising that some women prefer this given the pressure on women to be slender." Evolutionarily speaking, women may have developed a preference for taller men because of the advantages height provides in male on male competitions, he added.Frederick's claim is in keeping with the experience of Allison Hughes, 25, a 5-foot-8 book publisher from Washington, D.Twenty-three percent of men but only four percent of women said they were open to a relationship in which the woman was taller."Women's cultural vision is being feminine, having a man big enough to make her feel protected.Some said they would only choose the shortest of the bunch if they learned the taller men were murders or child molesters.Some relationship trends are showing a reversal of traditional gender roles, like the rise in breadwinning mothers and stay-at-home fathers, according to a study in the journal .