Millennials Rising: The Next Great Generation (Paperback)

The Next Great Generation

By Neil Howe, William Strauss, R. J. Matson (Illustrator)

Vintage, 9780375707193, 432pp.

Publication Date: September 5, 2000



By the authors of the bestselling 13th Gen, an incisive, in-depth examination of the Millennials--the generation born after 1982.
In this remarkable account, certain to stir the interest of educators, counselors, parents, and people in all types of business as well as young people themselves, Neil Howe and William Strauss provide the definitive analysis of a powerful generation: the Millennials.Having looked at oceans of data, taken their own polls, talked to hundreds of kids, parents, and teachers, and reflected on the rhythms of history, Howe and Strauss explain how Millennials have turned out to be so dramatically different from Xers and boomers. Millennials Risingprovides a fascinating narrative of America's next great generation.

About the Author

William Strauss and Neil Howeoriginally coined the term Millennial Generation in 1991 and wrote the pioneering book on this generation, Millennials Rising, in 2000. They are also the authors ofGenerations: The History of America's Futureand13th-GEN, and write and lecture frequently on generational issues. Strauss is the cofounder and director of the Capitol Steps, a political cabaret. Howe, an historian and economist, is a senior adviser for the Concord Coalition. They both live in the Washington, D.C., area."