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Every generation of people is different in important ways. How is your generation different from your parents’ generation?


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By nominee - Posted on 07 November 2012

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Every generation of people is different in important ways. How is your generation different from your parents’ generation?

As we contemplate on the characteristics of the societies in certain period, we can obviously see that the generations’ characteristics are related to the features of the era. In the other words, the technological developments, the global economic and politic context would have impacts on the societies. To examine these differences, we can make an analogy between our generation and our parents’ generation. A lot of differences can be found namely the proportion of technology usage, the social relations and the political interest.

First of all, after 1950s, the acceleration of innovations cannot be denied. Nowadays, all kinds of electronic devices are in the service of people. H ...

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