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BTTM FDRS

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iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy--and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood--and What That Means for the Rest of Us

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Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials

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New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

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