Over the years, the dating scene has been changing for young adults, particularly college students.
Bogle presents a balanced analysis that explores the full range of hooking-up experiences.' - Joel Best, author of Flavor of the Month: Why Smart People Fall for Fads It happens every weekend: In a haze of hormones and alcohol, groups of male and female college students meet at a frat party, a bar, or hanging out in a dorm room, and then hook up for an evening of sex first, questions later.Breaking through many misconceptions about casual sex on college campuses, Hooking Up is the first book to understand the new sexual culture on its own terms, with vivid real-life stories of young men and women as they navigate the newest sexual revolution.Hooking up is easy to do if you're a college student wanting to be popular.Importantly, she shows us that the standards for young men and women are not as different as they used to be, as women talk about ? Dating, which permeated college campuses from the 1920s through the mid-1960s, is no longer the means to beginning an intimate relationship. College students rarely date in the traditional sense of the term.