Overview: The 3 Lit Reviews
1st lit review. Aim: present a conceptual framework. Establish the argument that dating is a form of expertise: a skilled process in which performers solve problems. The debate has not been holistic enough. SST is similar to Deliberate Practice. Appreciating that dating is a form of expertise that might be improved through deliberate practice opens up our conceptual appreciations and offers opportunities. Expertise research fills the gap.
Establish the argument that dating is a domain where system 1 responding is especially required; deliberation less so (except default-interventionist); selective search and linking patterns to actions (e.g., chunks/scripts) is essential
Dating. Aim to establish that dating is a skill. To look at what the literature tells us about whether dating is learnable. To understand why being attractive might be a skill. To discuss the pickup community.