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Page 1 of 1 Generation Next 2.0 More General Characteristics of Gen Next-ers: How does Gen Next’ers’ relative closeness to their parents impact the values they hold? How do GN’ers feel about the idea of working at home and/or working with family members? What are “helicopter parents?” How do “helicopter parents” play their roles, as parents (what is involved)? How does having “helicopter parents” impact GN’ers’ (a) transition to full-fledged adulthood and (b) their ability to ‘make it’ on their own in the ‘real world’? What are GN’ers’ views on abortion, compared to their parents? What trend have researchers noticed re: teen pregnancy among GN’ers? The video notes that GN’ers are more open generally about their sexuality.
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Unformatted text preview: What example is given re: this sexual openness in regard to gay and lesbian GNers? The video notes, GNers are much more technologically savvy than their parents. How much time do they spend online each week, compared to Baby Boomers? i.e. about twice as much time online as Baby Boomers. What % of GNers live in cell-phone-only (no land lines) households? One GNer, who lives in the south, now runs a weekly newspaper in his county the Perry County Herald his newspaper is the first in the region to publish what type of news? What does he observe about race relations in the South today?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/03/2009 for the course SOC SOC 101 taught by Professor Whittacker during the Spring '09 term at ASU.

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