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Unformatted text preview: History 2 Western Civ 2-Upset the Victorian idea of a supernatural God who created and sustains all La Belle Epoch-The beautiful age-Brought to an end by World War I-The innocent age of chivalry and decency and belief in God Sigmund Freud-Austrian psychiatrist and psychoanalyst-Broke down the Victorian mindset and paved the way for modern thought-People are motivated by deep subconscious influences-Its unhealthy to repress your Albert Einstein-Breaks down the Newtonian universe-Looked closely at time, space, and matter-Showed that some of the laws of Newton were in fact wrong-Theory of relativity E = MC 2 That blew apart the idea of what was solid and real Literature-Stephen Crane - Maggie girl of the streets-Laushaw...
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