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Is Perception Of Sucess More Important Than Actual Success Nowadays?

June 29, 2011 12:54 p.m.

Why are today's teenagers and young adults more arrogant and conceited than previous generations? We speak to SDSU psychology professor Jean Twenge about her new study that looked at how self-perception among young people has changed over the last 45 years.

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