Category Archives: Article

Climate Activists turn down Big Award

by Chris Scholz on April 21, 2019

Generation Z is always good for a surprise. But this one was a big one. It involved a big festival in Vienna, the Austrian President and a reaction to mainstream thinking. In particular, it involved companies and their attitude toward climate change. If they read the writing on the wall, these companies are probably not really […]

From GenY finally to GenZ

by Chris Scholz on April 2, 2019

We have the Millennials, the Homeland Generation, the iGeneration, and then, of course, we have Generation X,Y, Z.They do not just have specific meanings, they have also specific years connected to it. Following an earlier paper, the author systematize these and other concepts, following what seems to be a trend in current academia.

Karl Mannheim on Generation Z

by Chris Scholz on November 8, 2018

Karl Mannheim did not write this little essay. But he might have done so. And he would have loved it. Please read it, enjoy it, give feedback. The article will be part of an upcoming book “Generation Z in Europe”.

Neil Postman on Generation Z

by Chris Scholz on May 6, 2018

Neil Postman did not write this little essay. But he might have done so. Please read it, enjoy it, give feedback. The article will be part of an upcoming book “Generation Z in Europe”.

Generation Z in Africa: About the same, but different

by Chris Scholz on September 23, 2017

Since a few years we see a new kid on the block: The Generation Z. We see it around the globe. They are global. But is it one kid? Are they several kids? Are they related? Different? Identical? Some reflections …….