December 2018

posted 12.21.2018
By Roberta Baskin and Claire Sommer Gen Xers are sustainability natives—born into the understanding that our planet is in peril. They grew up with NASA’s iconic 1972 Blue Marble photo, the first Earth Day in 1973, the seminal 1988 founding of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the 1992…
posted 12.21.2018
By Stephen Katz This article is a critical reflection on Generation X, with a focus on the utility of the concept of generation for identifying this group. In the current popular literature, Generation X is usually defined by its demographic location straddling earlier Baby Boom and later Millen­…