Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation

Anne Helen Petersen

nonfiction sociology
informative reflective slow-paced

288 pages | first published 2020

An incendiary examination of burnout in millennials — the cultural shifts that got us here, the pressures that sustain it, and the need for drastic change

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