Sociology professor lisa wade breaks it down in her engaging, illuminating study, american hookup: turn to face the guy grinding on you (if you’re a woman, and you’ve received hand gestures from your friends that indicate that the guy is hookup-worthy. A hookup culture is one that accepts and encourages some north american surveys published in the mid-2000s have shown that upwards of 60% or 70% of sexually. American hookup examines contemporary sexual culture on college campuses as it is experienced by students themselves wade argues that hookup culture. A revelatory account of the new culture of sex that has come to dominate the american college experience the hookup is now part of college life. Sign up for the monthly new releases email please enter a valid email address “a must-read for any student—present or former—stuck in hookup culture’s pressure to put out”—ana valens, bitch offering invaluable insights for students, parents, and educators, lisa wade analyzes the.
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#1 new release in psychology, gender studies, and college life at amazoncom ∗ see praise for american hookup ∗ listen to an interview at npr ∗ sample an excerpt at time or the guardian ∗ read reviews and listen to interviews ∗ view more author essays on hookup culture ∗ browse sample syllabi ∗ download the discussion guide. College sex, it turns out, is not so very different from the hotel food in that old jewish joke made famous by “annie hall”: terrible, and in such small portions lisa wade opens “american hookup: the new culture of sex on campus” with a cascade of statistics that says as much the average.
Sociology professor lisa wade breaks it down in her engaging, illuminating study, american hookup: multiple hookups with the same person could lead that person (usually the woman, men stereotypically fear) to “catch.
Wade is an associate professor of sociology at occidental college and the author of american hookup: the new culture of sex on campus thanks to everything from pop culture to college propaganda, when students arrive on campuses today they expect—with varying levels of inclination and trepidation.