A fetish is something that is desired so heavily that it becomes an abnormal obsession.
Objects, body parts, clothing and people are all things that can be fetishized.
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.
Racial depersonalization can be especially hurtful to Asian women in situations where being recognized as an individual is important, such as romantic relationships, because a person may feel unloved if they sense they could be replaced by someone with similar qualities.
Hwang argues that this phenomenon is caused by stereotyping of Asians in Western society.
Cupid Media is an online dating company that operates 35 niche dating websites based on religion, ethnicity, lifestyle and special interests. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. Asian fetish is an interest, obsession, or preference for Asian people, culture, or things of Asian origin by those of non-Asian descent.Asian fetishes have been criticised for treating the fetishized person as an object rather than an equal partner.In movies, television and media, we see this stereotypical representation of Asian women as an objects rather than humans.Asian American women report being complimented in ways that imply they are attractive because they are Asian or despite being Asian.