Is generation z more or less resilient than past generations?Our generation is less resilient than previous generations. We are the most dependant generation by far.First off, our generation uses technology way too much. ¨according to the Pew Research Center, smartphone ownership crossed the 50 percent threshold in late 2012-right when teen depression and suicide began to increase.¨Twenge. Depression is running rampant because teens don’t have real social interaction with people.
People need people to help them.¨Interacting with people face to face is one of the deepest wellsprings of human happiness;¨ Twenge. Our generation does not seem to understand that concept.