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Binge : What Your College Student Won't Tell You

In Binge, Barrett Seaman reveals what every parent, student, and educator needs to know about the college experience. Seaman spent time with students at twelve highly regarded and diverse colleges and universities across North America. During his two years of research, he immersed himself in the lives of the students, often living in their dorms, dining with them, speaking with them on their own terms, and listening to them express their thoughts and feelings. Portraying a campus culture in which today's best and brightest students grapple with far more than academic challenges, Binge conveys
eBook, English, 2010
John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, 2010
Case studies
1 online resource (292 pages)
9781118040041, 9780471738152, 111804004X, 0471738158
Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1
Daily Res Life; Chapter 2
Hooking Up: Sex on Campus; Chapter 3
How Hard Are Students Studying?; Chapter 4
Emotional Troubles; Chapter 5
The College Alcohol Crisis; Chapter 6
The Date Rape Dilemma; Chapter 7
Is Diversity Working?; Chapter 8
Fraternities and Sororities under Siege; Chapter 9
The Morphing Drug Scene; Chapter 10
College Sports and Res Life; Chapter 11
What's the Right Drinking Age?; Chapter 12
Who's in Charge?; Chapter 13
Improving the Undergraduate Experience; Notes; Index