Campus Life: Undergraduate Cultures from the End of the Eighteenth Century to the Present

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University of Chicago Press, Apr 15, 1988 - Education - 330 pages
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"Based on subtle, imaginative readings of autobiographies, memoirs, fiction and secondary sources, [Campus Life] tells the story of the changing mentalities of American undergraduates over two centuries."—Michael Moffatt, New York Times Book Review

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"To put it directly,'' writes Horowitz, "college men and the faculty remain at war. Students who assumed the culture of college life avoided any contact with the enemy beyond that required. Knowing ... Read full review

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Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz is the Sydenham Clark Parsons Professor of American Studies and History emerita at Smith College.

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