Psychologisation in Times of Globalisation

@inproceedings{Vos2012PsychologisationIT,
  title={Psychologisation in Times of Globalisation},
  author={Jan de Vos},
  year={2012}
}
Today more than ever, our understanding of ourselves, others and the world around us is described in psychological terms. Psychologists deeply influence our society, and psychological-discourse has invaded companies, advertising, culture, politics, and even our social and family life. Moreover, psychologisation has become a global process, applied to situations such as torture, reality TV and famine. This book analyses this 'overflow of psychology' in the three main areas of science, culture… CONTINUE READING

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