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Title The influence of fraternity and sorority involvement : a critical analysis of research (1996-2013), AEHE 39:6 / edited by J. Patrick Biddix, Malinda M. Matney, Eric M. Norman and Georgianna L. Martin
Published Hoboken : Wiley, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 156 pages) : graphs
Series ASHE higher education report ; v. 39, no. 6
ASHE higher education report ; v. 39, no. 6
Summary "Despite negative connotations and empirical evidence to support detrimental aspects of membership, decades of nationally representative data show students remain interested in joining fraternities and sororities. This monograph reconsiders the value question based on scholarly research published since 1996 in the following ways: (1) through identifying behavioral, psychosocial, and educational outcomes of fraternity/sorority involvement; (2) by differentiating outcomes between and among organizations, when possible; and (3) through recommending implications for policy and practice based on reasearch"--Back cover
Notes "Special issue."
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Subject Greek letter societies -- Research -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
Author Biddix, J. Patrick, editor
Martin, Georgianna L., editor
Matney, Malinda M., editor
Norman, Eric M., editor
ISBN 1118866975 (electronic bk.)
9781118866979 (electronic bk.)