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#502: Jordan Peterson on Rules for Life, Psychedelics, The Bible, and Much More

#502: Jordan Peterson on Rules for Life, Psychedelics, The Bible, and Much More

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Jordan Peterson on Rules for Life, Psychedelics, The Bible, and Much More | Brought to you by Wealthfront automated investing, Helix Sleep premium mattresses, and Athletic Greens all-in-one nutritional supplement. More on all three below.

Jordan B. Peterson (@jordanbpeterson) has taught mythology to lawyers, doctors, and business people, consulted for the UN secretary general, helped his clinical clients manage depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety, and schizophrenia, served as an adviser to senior partners of major Canadian law firms, and lectured extensively in North America and Europe. With his students and colleagues at Harvard and the University of Toronto, Dr. Peterson has published more than one hundred scientific papers, transforming the modern understanding of personality, as his book Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief revolutionized the psychology of religion. His book 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos was published in 2018 and has sold more than 4 million copies internationally. His latest book is Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life.

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Comments (10)

Paulo Esteves

Another great show! Thank you Tim and Jordan!

Apr 6th
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Mervin Orozco

awesome guest and episode Tim!!!

Mar 20th
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Marshall Lammers

Very interesting to me, thanks!!

Mar 16th
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Sage Birchwood

Pandering for those sweet, sweet Lobster views. You're better than this, TimTim.

Mar 7th
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Michelle Wilson-Morris

did not like 😐sorry Tim- first time EVER

Mar 5th
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Les Quiambao

never heard Tim sound so rushed to speak lol

Mar 4th
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SPYDOR

Starts at 03:58.

Mar 2nd
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Tucker Triggs

Best guest 👍🏽

Mar 2nd
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Jerome Herr

not that lame Peterson, geez

Mar 2nd
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#502: Jordan Peterson on Rules for Life, Psychedelics, The Bible, and Much More

#502: Jordan Peterson on Rules for Life, Psychedelics, The Bible, and Much More