Generation W: From the Young People’s Perspective


  • Isidora Jarić Department of Sociology, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade, Serbia



young people, Serbia, generation X, generation W, social change


This paper discusses the position of young people in Ser­bia after October 5th  2000, as can be inferred from the evidence collected in the study ‘Politics and everyday life: Serbia 1999-2002’. The author identifies amongst young people four basic modes of self-positioning within the current social context, as de­scribed by the following labels: ‘B92 generation’, ‘provincials’, ‘fundamentalists’ and ‘guests’. These views encompass politics, their own social and political engagement, views of the future, and  their own selves.


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How to Cite

Jarić, Isidora. 2008. “Generation W: From the Young People’s Perspective”. Etnoantropološki Problemi Issues in Ethnology and Anthropology 3 (3):203-21.

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