25 March, 2020

GenTech: An American Story of Technology, Change and Who We Really Are by Dr. Rick Chromey Book Tour and Giveaway!

We are uniquely shaped by innovations that influenced us during our "coming of age" years between 10 and 25.

It is the technological interactions in our adolescence and college years that guide our generational frames more than anything else, not the day we were born.We are generations of technology. We are GenTech.

- Dr. Rick Chromey

Join us for this tour from Mar 23 to Apr 3, 2020!

Book Details:

Book Title:  GenTech: An American Story of Technology, Change and Who We Really Are by Dr. Rick Chromey
Category:  Adult Non-fiction 18 yrs +,  328 pages
Genre:  History / Cultural & Technical History
Publisher:  Morgan James Publishing
Release date:   May 26, 2020
Tour dates: Mar 23 to Apr 3, 2020
Content Rating:  G : This is a non-fiction book about our technical history and how it has shaped our culture.

Book Description:

Every twenty years a new generation rises, but who and what defines these generations? And could current generational tags mislead and miss the point? In this insightful analysis of technology history since 1900, Dr. Rick Chromey offers a fresh perspective for understanding what makes a generation tick and differ from others. Within GenTech, readers learn how every generation uniquely interacts with particular technologies that define historical temperament and personality and why current generational labels are more fluid than fixed, and more loopy than linear. Consequently, three major generational constellations emerge, each containing four, twenty-year generations that overlap, merge, and blend:
  • The Audio Generations (1900-1950): Transportation-Telephone Generation (1900-1920), Motion Picture Generation (1910-1930), Radio Generation (1920-1940), Vinyl Record Generation (1930-1950)
  • The Visual Generations (1940-1990): Television Generation (1940-1960), Space Generation (1950-1970), Gamer Generation (1960-1980) and Cable Television Generation (1970-1990)
  • The Digital Generations (1980-2000): Personal Computer-Cell Phone Generation (1980-2000), Net Generation (1990-2010), iTech Generation (2000-2020), and Robotics Generation (2010-2030). Dive in and revel in this exciting, compelling, and novel perspective to understanding recent American generations with GenTech

Official Scheduled Release Date is May 26, 2020.
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Meet the Author:  

Rick Chromey is a cultural explorer, social historian and generational futurist. He’s also served as a pastor, professor, speaker/trainer, and consultant. In 2017, he founded MANNA! Educational Services International to inspire and equip leaders, teachers, pastors, and parents. Rick has a doctorate in leadership and the emerging culture; and travels the U.S. and world to speak on culture, faith, history, education, and leadership topics. He has authored over a dozen books on leadership, natural motivation, creative communication, and classroom management. He lives with his wife, Linda, in Meridian, Idaho.

Connect with the Author: website ~ youtube ~ facebook ~ twitter ~ instagram

Tour Schedule:

Mar 23 – Locks, Hooks and Books – book spotlight / guest post / giveaway
Mar 23 - Working Mommy Journal – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 24 – Book Corner News and Reviews – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 24 - Splashes of Joy – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 25 - Rockin Book Reviews – book spotlight / guest post / giveaway
Mar 25 - Celticlady's Reviews – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 25 – The Irresponsible Reader – book spotlight / guest post / giveaway
Mar 25 - Jazzy Book Reviews – book spotlight / author interview / giveaway
Mar 26 – Literary Flits – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 26 - Library of Clean Reads – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 26 – Mystery Suspense Reviews – book spotlight / guest post
Mar 27 – The Avid Reader – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 30 – Books and Zebras – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 31 – T’s stuff – book spotlight / giveaway
Mar 31 - Sefina Hawke's Books – book spotlight
Apr 1 – Stephanie Jane – book spotlight / giveaway
Apr 2 – Books for Books – book spotlight
Apr 3 - Svetlana's reads and views – book spotlight / giveaway

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