The Next Generation Gap: The Rise of the Digitals and the Ruin of Postmodernism

Front Cover, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 332 pages
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In the 1960s, during an era of rock music and war protests, the American media coined the phrase "generation gap" to underline the increasing animosity between older and younger Americans. The Next Generation Gap explores a deep cultural pattern in U. S. history that results in periodic generation gaps. The author discovers that the youth movement of the 1960s, far from being the first of these classic American confrontations, was actually the fifth. He finds evidence that a new generation will soon disturb the social consensus by hijacking Internet and electric vehicle technologies. The Next Generation Gap sketches a persuasive picture of American political, economic, and cultural life as the nation stumbles toward its sixth generational revolution.

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Disclosure: Kem Luther sent me a free copy of his book to review based on, I suppose, my interest in the area (having reviewed a number of books dealing with evolution, technology, or the combination ... Read full review


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About the author (2009)

Kem Luther has a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Chicago and teaches computer science at Sheridan College in Toronto, Ontario. He has published academic articles and poetry. "Cottonwood Roots" is his first book.

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