The History of Psychology part 2: Sigmund Freud – Influences and Early Work

This program was recorded on March 30th, 2022.

Join JB Andersen for a look at the history of psychology as an academic discipline and in the popular imagination. Examine prominent psychologists and their work, including Stanley Milgram, Sigmund Freud, and Alfred Adler. Explore psychology in pop culture including hypnosis, dream analysis, the id, ego, and superego and the role of birth order in personality.

J.B. Andersen is an educator, curator, historian, and writer. He is the creator of the popular Presidents Series.

This series is co-sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of MN with the financial support of the Friends of the Ramsey County Libraries.

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