In American Hookup: The New Culture of Sex on Campus, Professor Lisa Wade looks past the shock-value news reports, moralizing op-eds, and party-saturated Hollywood movies to uncover what hookup culture means to college students, how it works, and what it reveals about privilege, power, and the future of sexuality in America.
We learned that it’s not at all like the movies say, like your mom says, like your sex-negative congressman says it is, or even like other college students are claiming it is.
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