The Lost Boys of Zeta Psi : a Historical Archaeology of Masculinity at a University Fraternity.

"Laurie Wilkie is making an important statement about the culture of fraternities, saving them from uncritical celebration on the one hand and the ' Animal House ' image on the other. She has given us a fascinating case study in the value and importance of the archaeology of the recen...

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Main Author: Wilkie, Laurie A.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2010.
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Summary:"Laurie Wilkie is making an important statement about the culture of fraternities, saving them from uncritical celebration on the one hand and the ' Animal House ' image on the other. She has given us a fascinating case study in the value and importance of the archaeology of the recent past."Matthew Johnson, author of Ideas of Landscape "A fresh look at fraternity life, offering a nuanced view of its social benefits and shortcomings. This is an insightful and innovative interdisciplinary contribution to the emergent field of contemporary archaeology as well as to masculinity st.
Physical Description:1 online resource (361 pages)
ISBN:9780520945944
0520945948