By 1818, it was possible to be a "teen," and people could be "in their teens" way back in 1664.
Though there was no "teenager," the phenomenon of adolescence was widely known and discussed.
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From such a perspective, then, it’s not hard to see "emerging adult" as just another way to summarize the changing consumption habits of people in their twenties.
Fewer are buying houses and baby clothes; they buy i Pads and Chipotle instead.
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From time to time, people cite the fact that the word "teenager" only came into use in the 1940s as evidence of what novel creatures they are historically, but all this really demonstrates is a shift in terminology.