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Unformatted text preview: Well it’s not my call to define the word. But I do have some thoughts on the topic. Compared to the 1960’s where way more people were considered adults, I think that the older generation babies the younger generation so that it is harder to become an adult in today’s world. Think back to stories you’ve heard in movies where an older man recalls stories of being beaten as a child. Honestly, I recall a spanking or a little soap in the mouth but that’s about it. I feel as if our generation is being “babied.” As a result of this, I think it is hard for us to branch out and be apart of the real world. This graph I described is the result of being treated differently as children, and finding it harder to accomplish the five benchmarks out there in the world today....
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course SOCIO 230.101 taught by Professor Bennett during the Fall '08 term at Johns Hopkins.
- Fall '08