The 1950s: Chasing the American Dream

NRMA Motoring and services / Wikimedia Commons Against the backdrop of the Cold War, Americans sought prosperity after the deprivation and instability of the Great Depression and World War II. Edited by Matthew A. McIntosh / 09.03.2018 Historian Brewminate Editor-in-Chief Against the backdrop of the Cold War, Americans dedicated themselves to building a peaceful and[…]

America in the Forties and Fifties: Popular Culture and Mass Media

An early live radio play being broadcast at NBC Studios, New York. / Wikimedia Commons With a greater generational consciousness than previous generations, the baby boomers sought to define and redefine their identities in numerous ways. Edited by Matthew A. McIntosh / 09.03.2018 Historian Brewminate Editor-in-Chief With a greater generational consciousness than previous generations, the[…]

From Mythology to Psychology: Archaic Psychology in Greek Myths

The Triumph of Civilization / Photo by Grizzli, Kunsthalle Hamburg, Wikimedia Commons The enormous contribution of ancient Greeks to the progress of philosophy, natural sciences and arts, can’t be contested. Unfortunately, the role they played in the history of psychology is hardly mentioned. By Dr. Vlad Petre Glăveanu Associate Professor of Psychology Webster University Geneva[…]