Bruce Lerro has taught for over 25 years as an adjunct Professor of Psychology at Golden Gate University, Dominican University and Diablo Valley College in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has applied a Vygotskian socio-historical perspective to the three books he’s written, found on Amazon. Read more of his articles and get involved at Planning Beyond Capitalism Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. He can be reached at mailto:goethe48@pacbell.net • Prometheus stole fire from the gods and gave it to humanity - but that's not all he took. • For better and for worse the psychological foundations of western civilization can be understood through the turbulent myth of Prometheus.