I read this book for my sociology course last year, and I would be lying if I said that this book was not interesting. Her stated intent is for it to function as a conversation starter, and on that level, it is very effective.
But Bogle herself admits that her analysis is somewhat cursory, and her main hope was to inspire more specific research. Jun 08, Catherine rated it it was amazing. Analysis excludes perspectives from GBLT students and students of color, seemingly for no good reason.
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May 15, Anna rated it did not like it. Email or Customer ID. Usually dispatched within 1 to 2 months. The book sheds light on everything from the differences in what young men and women want from a hook up to why freshmen girls are more likely to hook up than their upper-class sisters and the effects this period has on the sexual and romantic relationships of both men and women after college.
Mar 05, Ashley Meaddison rated it really liked it.
Sociology of the Family. Kathleen A. A must-read for anyone involved in higher education students, parents, faculty, staff, etc.
As casually as the sexual encounter begins, so it often ends with no strings attached; after all, it was "just a hook up. I highly recommend it as a look into the life of "hooking up" and exactly how people see it in others and in their own life. Don't let your college freshman leave home without it.