Anthropologist Margaret Mead (1901 - 1978) speaks on the implications of the generation gap for personality development at the New School for Social Research in New York City on February 20, 1969. She explains that generation gaps exist across all cultures, describes inter-generational relationships in Pacific Island cultures, and the growing alienation between younger and older people.
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