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The next America : boomers, millennials, and the looming generational showdown

Author: Paul Taylor
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The America of the near future will look nothing like the America of the recent past. America is in the throes of a demographic overhaul. Huge generation gaps have opened up in our political and social values, our economic well-being, our family structure, our racial and ethnic identity, our gender norms, our religious affiliation, and our technology use. Today's Millennials--well-educated, tech savvy,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Paul, 1949-
Next America.
(DLC) 2013036139
(OCoLC)862052893
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Taylor
ISBN: 9781610393515 1610393511 9781610396684 1610396685
OCLC Number: 869090845
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 1 online resource (278 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
Millennials and boomers --
Generation gaps --
Battle of the ages? --
Money troubles --
The new immigrants --
Hapa nation --
Whither marriage? --
Nones on the rise --
Living digital --
Getting old --
Empty cradle, gray world --
The reckoning.
Responsibility: Paul Taylor.
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The America of the baby boomers is going to be remade radically when the Millennials are the dominant generation because their values, expectations and experiences are markedly different. This book,  Read more...

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