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Study: If You’re a Narcissist, It’s Not Your Generation’s Fault

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It’s not shocking that a magazine called Time would be interested in the march of human generations. But the weekly’s much-discussed cover story on the late-’80s to mid-’90s “millennials,” Generation Me Me Me glossed past (as do the inevitable retorts) the possibility that the year of one’s birth just isn’t very important. A broad study three years ago, based on perhaps the largest available data sets measuring American youth, was skeptical that “generational” cohesion—of the sort we obsess over—exists at all.

via Study: If You’re a Narcissist, It’s Not Your Generation’s Fault.

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Written by edparnell

October 27, 2013 at 11:30 am

Posted in Medicine, Psychology

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