- Expands Tom McBride and Ron Nief's popular annual Mindset Lists to explore the mindset of nine generations of Americans, from 1880 to the future high school graduates of 2030
- Offers a novel and absorbing way to understand the frame of reference of Americans through history, whether it's the high school grads of 1918, who viewed riding an elevator as a thrill second only to roller coasters, or those of 2009, who have always thought of "friend" as an active verb
- Puts a human face on the evolution of historical changes related to technology, the struggle for rights and equality, the calamities of war and depression, and other areas
- The annual Mindset List garners extensive media attention, including on Today, The Early Show, the NBC Nightly News, CNN, and Fox as well as in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, Time magazine, and hundreds of international publications
|Publisher:||Turner Publishing Company|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)|
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Table of ContentsAcknowledgments.
Generations Have Always Had Mindsets.
Class of 1898.
Women Have Always Ridden Bicycles.
Class of 1918.
Rum Has Always Been Demonic.
Class of 1931.
They’ve Always Been Spoiled by Zippers.
Class of 1944.
The Shadow Has Always Known.
Class of 1957.
Fluoride Has Always Been Controversial.
Class of 1970.
Magazines Have Always Been Mad.
Class of 1983.
There Has Always Been the Grateful Dead.
Class of 1996.
Michelangelo Has Always Been a Turtle.
Class of 2009.
They’ve Never Dialed a Telephone.
Class of 2026.
They’ve Never Needed a Key for Anything.
We Have Always Bent—But Have Never Been Broken.