Gifts Differing: Understanding Personality Type (Google eBook)

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Nicholas Brealey Publishing, Dec 15, 2010 - Electronic books - 256 pages
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With over twenty-five years in print and more than two hundred and fifty thousand copies sold, "Gifts Differing" has helped to define our understanding of personality. Written by the creators of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator(R), this book explains the essential personality types and their practical significance in your daily life; in school, at a job, in a career, or in your personal relationships.

  

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User Review  - Rhett - Goodreads

"Gifts Differing" serves as a general introduction to the MBTI and its application to various avenues and pursuits in life. The book begins by explaining how the test is predicated upon different ... Read full review

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Fantastic insights into Introvert and Extrovert personalities. Should be on everyones reading list! Read full review

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Contents

Extensions of Jungs Theory
17
Effects of the Preferences on Personality
25
Effect of the EI Preference
53
Effect of the TF Preference
65
Extraverted and Introverted Forms
77
Descriptions of the Sixteen Types
83
Practical Implications of Type
113
Type and Marriage
123
Type and the Task of Growing Up
167
Good Type Development
173
Obstacles to Type Development
181
Motivation for Type Development in Children
185
Going On From Wherever You Are
191
Endnotes
203
References
205
About Isabel Briggs Myers
207

Type and Early Learning
131
Learning Styles
139
Type and Occupation
149
Dynamics of Type Development
165
FullSize Type Table
213
Index
215
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