Dr. Jordan B. Peterson is a clinical psychologist and professor emeritus at the University of Toronto. One of the most famous psychologists with 3 million subscribers on Twitter and 5.6 million on YouTube. In total, more than 120 million people watched his video lectures. He advised the UN Secretary-General on sustainable development issues, taught mythology to lawyers, doctors and businessmen.
He spent fifteen years writing Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief (1999; released in June 2018 as a now bestselling author-read audiobook). Maps of Meaning is a scholarly investigation into the nature of narrative and religious thought, the structure of perception, the regulation of emotion, and the motivation for atrocity in the service of ideology
Dr. Peterson penned the popular global bestsellers Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life & 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, #1 for nonfiction in 2018 in the US, Canada, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, the Netherlands, Brazil and Norway, both translated into some 50 languages. The latter book has sold more than five million copies.
He was nominated for five consecutive years as one of Ontario’s Best University Lecturers, and was one of only three profs rated as “life changing” in the U of T’s underground student handbook of course ratings.
In his speeches, Jordan talks about the transformation of social roles, how a man and a woman find a common language, as well as what prevents us from living a happy life and how to achieve our goals without changing ourselves.