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Academic Thing: The Company He Keeps

April 20, 2009

The Company He Keeps: A History of White College Fraternities
By Nicholas L. Syrett
Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 2009

Why do members of white frats disproportionately turn out to be retrograde jerks? This question—in more judicious phrasing—frames Nicholas Syrett’s social history of white fraternities from their inception in the antebellum period to the present day. Read the rest of this entry ?